• Kyodo


Prosecutors arrested an official of NTT East Corp. on Thursday for allegedly taking ¥17 million in bribes from an on-demand video service company in return for business orders, the prosecutors said.

He was identified as Hirokazu Ishikawa, 48, a resident of Setagaya Ward, Tokyo, who was arrested for allegedly violating the NTT law, which bans NTT employees from accepting bribes.

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