• Kyodo


Last year’s scrapping of an administrative system for overseeing the export and financing of nuclear technology has thrown a wrench into a deal to send two reactors to Vietnam, government officials said.

Although Prime Minister Shinzo Abe views the export of atomic technology as one of the pillars of his economic growth strategy, nuclear cooperation with Vietnam may not proceed as scheduled, they said Saturday.

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