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Fukuoka City Announces Intention to Support Ice Rink

Fukuoka City announced its intention to support the continued operation of Papio Ice Arena financially. The only ice-skating facility in Fukuoka City has been closed for the last two months. The aged facility requires approximately ¥500 million in refurbishment costs or faces permanent closure. Fukuoka City will seek financial collaboration with Fukuoka Prefecture to ensure the continued operation of the sports facility. Source: NHK

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Published: Sep 3, 2021 / Last Updated: Sep 3, 2021

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