Hokkaido village to apply for nuclear waste site survey

National Oct 3, 2020

Hokkaido village to apply for nuclear waste site survey

A Hokkaido village assembly Friday voted to apply for a first-stage survey to choose a municipality hosting a planned final disposal site for high-level radioactive waste from nuclear power plants. The Kamoenai assembly adopted a petition from a local chamber of commerce asking the village ...

Tokyo Disney parks to charge for shopping bags

Business / Corporate Sep 8, 2020

Tokyo Disney parks to charge for shopping bags

Starting Oct. 1, Tokyo Disneyland and Tokyo DisneySea will charge a fee for plastic shopping bags that are currently provided free of charge at theme park stores. Oriental Land Co., the operator of the Disney theme parks in Urayasu, Chiba Prefecture, announced the plan Monday. From ...