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Kan

A unit of weight in Japan equivalent to 3.75 kilograms. An equivalent term is kanme.
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On November 25, 2016, the People's Committee of Bac Kan province approved the project "Master plan of urban system and rural residential area of ??Bac Kan province to 2020" in Decision No.
Istanbul Universitesi Istanbul Tip Fakultesi Hastanesi'nde 1 Mart-1 Temmuz 2011 tarihleri arasinda yatan, vucut sicakligi [greater than or equal to] 38[degrees]C olan ve Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) (6)'in klinik sepsis tanimina uyan hastalardan, kan kulturleri Infeksiyon Hastaliklari ve Klinik Mikrobiyoloji Anabilim Dali Klinik Mikrobiyoloji Laboratuvari'na gonderilenler degerlendirildi.
Katch Kan along with Oman Distributor FOS Energy has successfully installed Katch Kan systems on various rigs working for several major operators.
Cruz said that Maso's neighbors saw Ali Kan frequenting Singkamas days before the shooting.
Kan also said, ''The state of Japan could go to ruin if the situation stays as it is...If TEPCO abandons the Fukushima plant, reactors and spent nuclear fuels could collapse and radioactive substances could be released,'' according to the records.
So I thought, 'This is going to be a disaster'," the Daily Mail quoted Kan, as saying.
In a front-page story on Tuesday, the Sankei Shimbun newspaper reported that prosecutors will investigate and decide whether to slap indictments against Kan.
Japanese media quoted Chief Cabinet Secretary Yukio Edano saying on a TV programme that Kan did not intend to stay in power "that long".
Thanks to Kan's maneuvering, the parliamentary no-confidence motion -- brought by the opposition over his handling of the country's deepest crisis since World War II -- was comfortably defeated by 293 to 152 votes.
The squabbling will likely further hamper efforts by Kan, who took office a year ago as Japan's fifth premier in as many years, to tackle steps needed to rein in massive public debt while engineering growth in the fast-ageing country.
The following are the main points of a background briefing of the meeting Sunday of Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan and South Korean President Lee Myung Bak.
Summary: Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan will keep his job after an unexpectedly decisive victory in a ruling party leadership vote.