Only 40% of Tohoku reconstruction subsidies spent: audit

Mar 3, 2015

Only 40% of Tohoku reconstruction subsidies spent: audit

Only 40.5 percent of government subsidies granted to Tohoku reconstruction projects by municipalities and other entities between fiscal 2011 and 2013 was used as planned, according to a review by the Board of Audit. A total of ¥3.4 trillion was extended to 102 projects ...

May 28, 2013

National park of restoration

Natural parks in the Tohoku-Pacific coastal region devastated by the 3/11 disasters are being reorganized into the new Sanriku Restoration National Park.