• Monday
  • November 24, 2014
  • Last updated: 10:44am
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 17 for fukushima

Search results

  1. Events

    Posted Apr 16th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Monday, April 18: Joint chamber breakfast: 'Urban regeneration in a global city'. Hong Kong Club. American Chamber of Commerce lunch: 'The brutal truth about Asian branding?' American Chamber of Commerce lunch: 'Fukushima nuclear accident- Cause, status and consequences'. Canadian Chamber of Commerce lunch: 'Royal overseas league, Hong ...

  2. HK food trade adapts to survive

    Posted Mar 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Amy Nip amy.nip@scmp.com The impact of the nuclear reactor meltdown in Fukushima triggered by the tsunami last March was felt far and wide. Hong Kong's restaurant trade will never ... the quake. The beef trade was particularly hard hit because many farms used straw from Fukushima to feed their cattle, said Takehisa, who uses home-grown straw. Sales are still down by about 20 per ...

  3. Talking points

    Posted Jun 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... the evening's fray. Cabinet vote on Fukushima compensation cash The Japanese cabinet is expected to approve the Tokyo Electric Power Co compensation bill, which will allow the government to help Tepco compensate victims of the nuclear crisis at the Fukushima Daiichi plant caused by Japan's March 11 earthquake and tsunami (left). Payouts are expected to run into the tens of billions of US ...

  4. Japan to restart working visits for HK's young

    Posted May 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... government showed the amount of food contaminated by radiation had been greatly reduced. All marine products except baby fish from Fukushima, the prefecture hit by the nuclear crisis, were deemed safe. As for vegetables, only those from selected areas of Fukushima and spinach from Miyagi were still banned for domestic sales. 'We will intensify PR efforts to show food in [HK] ...

  5. Certificates to ease fears about Japanese seafood

    Posted Apr 16th 2011, 12:00am

    ... But the recent nuclear radiation crisis at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant alarmed many people here. Some Japanese restaurants have announced that their food does not come from Japan. Consul ... tours to Japan this month and next over fears relating to the nuclear disaster at Fukushima. Japan this week raised the severity level of the incident to seven, which is the same classification ...

  6. Talking points

    Posted May 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... this week to open a 25,000 sq ft dining complex at the Harbourfront Landmark in Hung Hom, the first step in an expansion plan throughout Asia. Congress to focus on post-Fukushima nuclear power ... the resumption of China's nuclear energy programme 'after gaining experience from Fukushima', Japan's main nuclear power station that was hit by a tsunami on March 11 last year. Other ...

  7. Let the bus and the train take the strain

    Posted May 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... poisoning from the Fukushima disaster. Your idea of improving mass transit in the city is an excellent one. Hongkongers are very intelligent and it would not be too difficult for your vision ...

  8. Events

    Posted Apr 15th 2011, 12:00am

    ... of Commerce lunch: 'Fukushima nuclear accident- Cause, status and consequences'. Canadian Chamber of Commerce lunch: 'Royal overseas league, Hong Kong'. China Club. Tuesday, April ...

  9. Local mother impressed by survivors' spirit after volunteering in Miyagi

    Posted Mar 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... that although many survivors were recovering, it was not the case for those who lived near the Fukushima nuclear plant. 'For them, the crisis hasn't gone yet. It's there. It's now,' network executive director Timothy To Wing-ching said. 'Some of them feel like it's the end of the world.' Some reports suggest that in Minamisoma, Fukushima, two-thirds ...

  10. Rise in HK tourists perks up Japan

    Posted Feb 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... in government-built temporary homes. Radiation levels in Fukushima prefecture have eased but remain 20 times higher than pre-disaster levels, according to Japan's Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, ...




SCMP.com Account