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Japan's tsunami wrecked fishing ports to be revived

Mar 14, 2014

Japan's tsunami wrecked fishing ports to be revived

When the tsunami smashed the seafood processing factory where Shoichi Sato was working, he lost his job but eventually found a new life. Three years later, Sato is among the businessmen helping to bring back the fishing industry, long a mainstay livelihood for coastal towns along Japan's northeastern coast. #NewsTracker #Tsunami in Japan #Japan Tsunami #Fishing ports in Japan
Japan marks third anniversary of devastating 2011 tsunami

Mar 11, 2014

Japan marks third anniversary of devastating 2011 tsunami

Japan is marking the third anniversary of a devastating earthquake and tsunami that left nearly 19,000 people dead or missing, turned coastal communities into wasteland and triggered a nuclear crisis. #Japan #NewsTracker #Tsunami #earthquake #Japan Tsunami #Japan disaster
Boat caught in Japan tsunami washes ashore in California

Apr 16, 2013

Boat caught in Japan tsunami washes ashore in California

A small boat that washed up in Northern California after the massive 2011 tsunami that hit Japan has been claimed by a city that was devastated in the disaster. #NewsTracker #Rikuzentakata #Japan Tsunami #Crescent City
Tsunami affected Fukushima nuclear plant's cooling system fails again

Apr 05, 2013

Tsunami affected Fukushima nuclear plant's cooling system fails again

A spokesman for the Nuclear Regulation Authority says an alarm went off Friday afternoon about the problem at reactor No. 3. The cause is still under investigation. #WhatNext #Fukushima #Daichi Nuclear plant #Japan Tsunami
Tsunami affected Fukushima nuclear plant's cooling system fails again

Sep 10, 2014

Japan to restart nuclear reactors

Nuclear watchdog gives go-ahead to switch two reactors back on but Shinzo Abe faces uphill battle to win over sceptical public Japan's nuclear watchdog has given the green light for two reactors to restart but the operator still has to persuade local... #Shinzo Abe #Chernobyl #Japan
Tsunami affected Fukushima nuclear plant's cooling system fails again

Sep 10, 2014

Nuke plant in southern Japan clears safety hurdle

(AP) -- A nuclear power plant in southern Japan won regulators' approval Wednesday for meeting safety requirements imposed after the 2011 Fukushima disaster, a key step toward becoming the first to restart under the tighter rules. The Nuclear Regulat... #Shinzo Abe #Kyushu Electric Power #Sendai #Fukushima I Nuclear Power Plant
Tsunami affected Fukushima nuclear plant's cooling system fails again

Sep 10, 2014

Japanese face an Olympic hurdle in build up to 2020

Tokyo's 2020 Summer Olympics were meant to be different: compact, on budget and on time. But now, as the Japanese capital moves to leap from bid to building a year after winning the games, the optimism is ebbing. The National Stadium, built when Japa... #Tokyo #Madrid #International Olympic Committee #Istanbul #Shinzo Abe