Japan brings life to nuclear accident fund

National Jan 20, 2015

Japan brings life to nuclear accident fund

An international pact on nuclear disaster compensation will enter into force April 15 after Japan signed on to the treaty last week, and a fund will be created to help victims of accidents like the one at the Fukushima No. 1 power plant in ...

National Nov 24, 2013

Nuclear pacts with Turkey, UAE face delay

Civil nuclear accords agreed to with Turkey and the United Arab Emirates are increasingly unlikely to clear the Diet by the end of the extra session on Dec. 6 due to lack of deliberation time, people close to Diet affairs say. While the accords, which ...