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Tokyo Electric Power Wants Government Bailout to Help Pay Victims of Melt Downs
Business  (tags: world, politics, society, world, news, Japan, environment, Daiichi power plant, victim compensation, liabilities, law, business, corruption, corporate, government, ethics, humans, finance )

Cal
- 975 days ago - enn.com
Tokyo Electric Power Co asked a government-backed bailout body on Tuesday for an additional 690 billion yen ($8.8 billion) to help compensate victims of the nuclear crisis at its Fukushima Daiichi power plant
Japan Utility Head Resigns Over Nuclear Crisis
Business  (tags: world, politics, japan, Tepco, news, society, finance, investments, money, business, corporate )

Cal
- 1198 days ago - news.yahoo.com
The president of the Japanese utility behind the world's worst nuclear disaster since Chernobyl said Friday he was stepping down in disgrace after reporting the biggest financial losses in company history.
Powerful Quake Causes Plant Fires, Production Halts
Business  (tags: quake, Japan, plant fire, production, devastation, factory )

Naoko
- 1268 days ago - mdn.mainichi.jp
The powerful earthquake that hit mainly northeastern Japan on Friday afternoon caused plant fires and forced numerous manufacturers to suspend production.
Major Firms Scrap Animal Testing / Ito En, Shiseido Take Lead in Consideration of EU,U.S.Markets
Business  (tags: Japan, animal testing, Ito En, Shiseido, abolish, EU, U.S., market )

Naoko
- 1553 days ago - yomiuri.co.jp
Ito En Ltd., a major beverage maker based in Tokyo, abolished animal testing at the end of April, while cosmetics giant Shiseido Co. aims to so within the company by March next year and abolish the practice completely, including through outsourcing, by
BAYER SPREADS AIDS HIV SEX Hemopheliac Medicine Children   video
Business  (tags: Bayer, MSNBC, Brasschecktv, Spain, France, Japan, death, disease, corruption, cover-up, corporate, business, government, money, marketing )

Gregory
- 2229 days ago - youtube.com
Bayer Corporation put live H.I.V. Virus in their hemophiliac medicine for children- and shipped it all over the world. This is complete and utter TERRORISM and all those involved are guilty according to experts I have been reading on google.
Too Young to Smoke But Old Enough to Harvest Tobacco? ACTION
Business  (tags: tobacco farming, child labor, US, England, China, Japan, business )

Nancy
- 106 days ago - secure.hrw.org
It's dangerous for children to work 12 hours a day in the sun and high heat while absorbing nicotine and pesticides. Yet in several US states, children are spending their summer vacations and weekends working in these conditions.
Panasonic Plans Fujisawa Eco-Friendly 'Smart Town'
Business  (tags: environment, solar, Panasonic Corp., eco-friendly, storage batteries, Fujisawa, Japan, CO2emissions, energy )

Naoko
- 1190 days ago - asahi.com
Panasonic Corp. will develop a "smart town" of about 1,000 households that will reduce carbon dioxide emissions by 70 percent through the use of solar panels and storage batteries.
Risk of Japan Going Bankrupt Is Real, Analysts Say
Business  (tags: debt, money, investing, business, economy, Japan, world )

Cal
- 1601 days ago - alternet.org
Public debt is expected to hit 200 percent of GDP in the next year as the government tries to spend its way out of the economic doldrums despite plummeting tax revenues and soaring welfare costs for its ageing populatio
Fukushima Plant Site Originally Was A Hill Safe From Tsunami
Business  (tags: dishonesty, corporate, TEPCO, tsunami, nuclear power plant, why?, Fukushima No1. Nuclear Power Plant, nuclear crisis, March 11, Japan, energy )

Naoko
- 1144 days ago - search.japantimes.co.jp
Tepco, assuming tsuami 3.1 meters of higher would never hit the coast, reduced the bluff by some 25 meters and erected the plant on artificually prepared ground only 10 meters above sea level.
Bank To Offer Incentives To Push Non-Nuclear Energy
Business  (tags: incentives, Johnan Shinkin Bank, non-nuclear energy, solar panels, LED lightings, higher interest rate, Tokyo, Japan, goodnews )

Naoko
- 1218 days ago - asahi.com
Johnan Shinkin Bank said April 28 that it will offer 1-percent interest on a one-year deposit and an interest-free loan for the initial year from May 2. People who purchace colar panels, generators, storage batteries or LED lighting worth $1,230 or >>
Radiation In Fish Caught Off Ibaraki Hits Local Fishing Industry
Business  (tags: environment, water, radioactive cesium, fisheries, Ibaraki Prefecture, METI, Japan, Fukushima No.1 nuclear power plant, damage, health, safety, risks, government )

Naoko
- 1242 days ago - mdn.mainichi.jp
A task force formed by an organization representing 11 fisheries cooperatives in Ibaraki Prefecture announced on April 5 that radioactive cesium in fish caught off the prefecture a day earlier exceeded the permitted level.
China, Japan Pledge Economic Cooperation - EarthLink - International News
Business  (tags: business, china, government, japan, economy, economics, energy, labor )

Thunderr
- 2463 days ago - my.earthlink.net
China and Japan amicably wrapped up their first high-level trade and economic talks on Sunday by pledging greater overall cooperation - but left the touchy issue of gas exploration in the East China Sea unresolved.Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao hailed the two
Delivery Firms Finds Parking a Breeze With Bicycles
Business  (tags: environment, package delivery, Yamato Transport Co., Osaka, Japan, electrically assisted bicycle, parcels, illegal parking, easier, profit-oriented, trafic jam, Ecohai Co. )

Naoko
- 1619 days ago - asahi.com
OSAKA - No exhaust fumes and no idling vehicles. Yamato Transport CO.'s outpost covering the city's Senba office and commercial district is no ordinary package delivery center. Over the past year, Tokyo-based compay has used two electrically assisted
Hot Favourite
Business  (tags: energy, green, Earth food, instant noodles, Japan, Malaysia, dietary wee-being, nutrition, Russia, India, share, industry, sustainable method of production, reducing salt contents, emergency food )

Naoko
- 1587 days ago - thestar.com.my
At the 7th summit last week, 300 delegates representing 47 instant noodle manufacturers from 18 countries discussed what the industry could do collectively to serve the dietary well-being of the global pupulation in an effort to gain recognition for the
   

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