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  1. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japan's biggest yakuza publishes magazine for gangsters

    Posted Jul 10th 2013, 04:40pm by AFP

    ... under anti-mafia ordinances that bar them from opening new bank accounts and signing real estate contracts,” a police source was quoted by the Mainichi as saying. The number of yakuza has ... sharking, protection rackets, white-collar crime and business conducted through front companies. The gangs, which are not illegal, have historically been tolerated by the authorities, although ...

  2. News - Asia - JAPAN

    New rule on land sales not aimed at Chinese, Hokkaido governor says

    Posted Oct 19th 2012, 12:00am by Julian Ryall

    ... sympathetically. The biggest concerns, Takahashi said, revolve around large-scale tourism developments that might damage forests critical to the islands' water supplies. "The ordinance went ... supplies. But recently, interest in Hokkaido by foreigners has increased." The island covers more than 83,000 square kilometres and some 1,039 hectares have been purchased by foreign companies ...

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    Fukushima plant readies for dangerous fuel rod removal

    Posted Nov 07th 2013, 04:12pm by AFP

    ... of regular work at any nuclear power plant, but “conditions are different from normal because of the disaster”, said company spokeswoman Mayumi Yoshida. “It is crucial. It is a first big step towards ... itself on a circuit board. Tepco’s management of the problems has been criticised as haphazard and unco-ordinated, with one government minister saying it was like watching someone playing ...



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