• Kyodo News


The Liberal Democratic Party put off approval Tuesday of a bill to limit investment in Narita International Airport Corp. because LDP lawmakers complained about the proposal’s failure to address national security, government officials said.

The Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism Ministry hopes to get the LDP on board as early as next week and Cabinet approval to submit the bill to the Diet before the end of the month, ministry officials said.

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