Kazuaki Nagata

For Kazuaki Nagata's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:

Robot makes foray into reactor 1

Mar 19, 2017

Robot makes foray into reactor 1

Tokyo Electric on Sunday confirmed lethally high radiation levels inside the primary containment vessel of reactor 1 at the heavily damaged Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant but found they were not nearly as high as those recently logged in reactor 2. Using a camera-equipped ...

Mar 7, 2017

Mizuho plans fund to build dorms for foreign students in Japan

Mizuho Bank Ltd. said Tuesday it plans to launch a ¥10 billion fund with a real estate developer and a trading company to build dormitories for international students studying in Japan. The number of international students is expected to increase, with the government aiming ...