Over a two-year period leading up to the arrest at the end of last month, Wing Net collected 11.6 billion yen (~1,500,000 USD) in revenue, of which investigators believe the majority was earned through fraudulent behavior.
In fact, quite a few have had their relationships made public.
One of the most recent is the marriage of Kokubun Taichi.
With the release of their eighteenth single "Love So Sweet", Arashi began to gain commercial success as "Love So Sweet" was used as the opening theme song for the high-rating drama Hana Yori Dango 2, For the next two years, Arashi gained a number of achievements and records as they became the first artist to place the top two rankings on the Oricon singles yearly chart for two consecutive years with their singles "Truth/Kaze no Mukō e" and "One Love" in 2008 and "Believe/Kumorinochi, Kaisei" and "Ashita no Kioku/Crazy Moon (Kimi wa Muteki)" in 2009, Then-president Johnny Kitagawa chose five trainees from the Johnny's Jr.
division of the agency to become the members of Arashi, the Japanese word for Storm, and to represent the agency's thrust of "creating a storm throughout the world".
At the end of last month, the suspect fled overseas and was apprehended upon his return to Japan.
, companies hire people to write messages in character and find new and innovative ways to evade talk of actual meeting the clients so they can keep making more money.
Fake profiles for members of boy bands, such as EXILE and Arashi, were also created by the service and used in the same way.
Police have arrested the 38-year-old president of Shinjuku-based Free World on fraud charges after it was found out his dating site management company Wing Net allegedly had employees create fabricated profiles of entertainers under his direction.
-Originally posted on November 30, 2009 Thanks to this forum, I purchased my first pistol, a P220....which has subsequently led to a healthy obsession with various models, mainly old school P220's and P226's. 10 round mags that came with gun are dated 12/96 and are the zipper back type made in Germany. To reiterate, the screw on the right is the latest production P226 specific screw, and has a taller head.
I've compiled a fairly decent list of serial numbers and their related dates of import and/or manufacture, and hope this helps those who may be looking for such answers/information. AK172XX-3/00-.40, black plastic case, frame made in Germany, purchase included two 10-round reduced capacity mags and funky trigger lock AK22XXX-11/00-.40, Blue. If you need the screw in the middle, you actually want what's currently listed as the P228 screw (and maybe 229?
It is also the fourth in history for first week sales among music DVDs to date (behind their own 5x10 All the Best!