START A PETITION34,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good

Business

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
- 1614 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
- 1836 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
- 1906 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.
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
- 2867 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
- 744 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.
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
- 2191 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
Panasonic Plans Fujisawa Eco-Friendly 'Smart Town'
Business  (tags: environment, solar, Panasonic Corp., eco-friendly, storage batteries, Fujisawa, Japan, CO2emissions, energy )

Naoko
- 1828 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
- 2239 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
- 1782 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
- 1856 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 >>
Fast-Food Workers Across Japan Demand Higher Pay in Rally
Business  (tags: money, corporate, part time jobs, McDonald's, pay raise request, Japan )

Naoko
- 409 days ago - mainichi.jp
Part-time employees at fast-food restaurant chains and their sympathizers took to the streets in 30 cities across Japan on April 15 to demand an hourly wage of 1,500 yen as fast-food workers worldwide marched for higher wages on the same day.
PLEASE SIGN! Yahoo - Stop Your Deadly Ivory Trade!
Business  (tags: Yahoo Japan, ivory trinkets, sales, Japan, appeal, Avaaz )

Evelyn
- 116 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Yahoo is making a killing from trinket sales in Japan! Massive media on our petition forced Yahoo to publicly ask Yahoo Japan to review its ivory policy. But that's not enough - only a total Yahoo sales ban will protect elephants. Help keep the pressure
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
- 1880 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.
   

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Business

Most Active Stories Today in Business tagged with Japan

top story finders in Business

1. AniMae C. 21 popular stories

2. Nicola F. 20 popular stories

3. Natasha very busy 19 popular stories

4. Laura H. 18 popular stories

5. Frans Badenhorst 18 popular stories

6. Carole K. 16 popular stories

7. GGmaSheila D. 15 popular stories

8. JL A. 15 popular stories

9. Dalia H. 13 popular stories

10. Candy L. 12 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!





New to Care2? Start Here.

site feedback

ONSITE FEEDBACK FORM

Problem on this page? Briefly let us know what isn't working for you and we'll try to make it right!