• Kyodo News


The World Organization for Animal Health is expected to upgrade its evaluation of Japan’s safeguard measures against mad cow disease, government sources said Sunday.

The government will try to boost Japanese beef exports after the Paris-based international organization, known by its French acronym OIE, upgrades Japan’s status, the sources said.

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