Topic: Tochigi Prefecture
Despite the huge difficulties the Japanese car industry is facing, analysts say automakers will be able to recover in the year ahead.
04/05/2011 08:10 am
Officials warned today that infants should not drink Tokyo tap water because radioactive iodine exceeded legal limits at one purification facility.
03/23/2011 09:39 am
A month after the March 11, a 9.0 earthquake triggered a 30-foot tsunami that damaged several nuclear reactors in northeastern Japan, causing the country's worst crisis since World War II, a 7.4 temblor shook the country again.
03/15/2011 02:30 pm
Aftershocks for the economy include lost man-hours and sales. Japan will have to quickly rebuild infrastructure damaged by the quake and its aftershocks if its businesses are to rebound soon.
03/11/2011 06:22 pm
At least a dozen nuclear power plants have shut down across the country and millions of buildings around Tokyo were left without power from the Japan earthquake.
03/11/2011 11:36 am
Amid recession woes, some politicians see an opening in a system long tipped toward political families.
07/09/2009 01:00 am
The donor has been leaving envelopes of cash for needy people at a police station for over 33 years.
01/15/2008 12:00 am