||Western part of south-central region in Japan
||8 departments (1 office, 2 centers), 33 branches
||24 council members
||The city has many tombs, and folk dance called Yasugibushi is well-known.
Yasugi produces iron, as well as various machines and tools.
|Date of Sister City Agreement
||October 18, 1990
|Reasons for Sister City Agreement
||Friendship based on history of ancient cultural exchange between the two regions.
Globalization of both local governments and improvement of their competitiveness.