• Kyodo


The United States told Japan on Friday there are problems with the government’s treatment of the state-run “kampo” life insurance service, Japanese officials said.

At working-level bilateral insurance talks in Washington, however, Japan replied that business conditions are balanced as a whole between the kampo service and private insurers, the officials told reporters.

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