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Peru's Keiko Fujimori to be freed from prison during graft investigation

World May 1, 2020

Peru's Keiko Fujimori to be freed from prison during graft investigation

Former Peruvian presidential candidate Keiko Fujimori will be released from prison while she is under investigation for money laundering, her lawyer said on Thursday. Peru's supreme court accepted an appeal and ruled to revoke Fujimori's 15-month jail sentence, according to her lawyer, Giulliana Loza. Fujimori will ...

'Cool Biz' energy-saving campaign begins in Japan

Business May 1, 2020

'Cool Biz' energy-saving campaign begins in Japan

The government began its annual "Cool Biz" campaign on Friday, promoting energy conservation by allowing workers to dress casually, though its offices were staffed with fewer people this year as many were working from home amid the spread of COVID-19. The initiative that will extend ...

India and Pakistan nuclear procurement networks larger than thought

Asia Pacific May 1, 2020

India and Pakistan nuclear procurement networks larger than thought

Hundreds of foreign companies are actively procuring components for India and Pakistan’s nuclear programs, taking advantage of gaps in the global regulation of the industry, according to a report by a U.S.-based research group. Using open-source data, the nonprofit Centre For Advance Defense Studies (C4ADS) ...

Business / Corporate May 1, 2020

Z Holdings' annual sales exceed ¥1 trillion

Internet portal Z Holdings Corp. said Thursday it posted sales of over ¥1 trillion for the year ended in March, the first such feat in its history including the time before its name change from Yahoo Japan Corp. in October last year. Sales rose 10.3 ...