• Kyodo


Japan and the United States wrapped up two days of deregulation talks Friday without progress in such key areas as access charges for telephone networks and airport landing fees in Japan.

U.S. officials expressed strong disappointment and one hinted that Washington may bring up access charges with the World Trade Organization.

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