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Japan may take Taiwan's Fukushima food import ban to WTO

National / Politics Dec 2, 2018

Japan may take Taiwan's Fukushima food import ban to WTO

Japan may take Taiwan's import ban on food products from Fukushima and other prefectures affected by the 2011 nuclear disaster to the World Trade Organization, Foreign Minister Taro Kono said Sunday. "It goes against the WTO's quarantine-related agreement," Kono said, referring to Taiwan's ban on ...

Tepco to move up measures against tsunami from Kuril Trench quake

Business Aug 20, 2018

Tepco to move up measures against tsunami from Kuril Trench quake

Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings Inc. (Tepco) has decided to move up ongoing work on protective measures at its crippled Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power station, as a precaution against major tsunami from potentially huge earthquakes that could occur along the Kuril-Kamchatka Trench in ...