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Japan restarts nuclear reactor after 2 years

Anadolu Agency 02 Dec 2021
Japan on Thursday restarted one of the nuclear reactors closed for two years due to regular safety checks and a court order ... It was closed in December 2019 for safety checks, Tokyo-based Kyodo News reported ... Shikoku Electric had raised an objection against the court order and won it.
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Man found not guilty of skipping out on bill at rip-off ‘girl's bar’

Asahi News 02 Dec 2021
The Tokyo District Court has ruled that a man who spent more than two and a half hours at a "girl's bar" is not guilty of not paying his tab because the bar overcharged him for services rendered ... 29, the court found that the man owes only 2,400 yen, saying the bill clearly contains “false” charges.
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Artist, retweeters ordered to pay journalist over ‘fake rape’ posts

Asahi News 01 Dec 2021
The Tokyo District Court ordered a Twitter-using cartoonist and two retweeters to pay damages totaling 1.1 million yen ($9,680) to a journalist over posts that implied she had lied about being raped ... The Tokyo District Court is also overseeing a case on whether clicking the heart-shaped “Like” button on Twitter can constitute defamation.
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Rio Olympics chief sentenced to 31 years in prison for buying votes to secure 2016 Games

The Irish Times 26 Nov 2021
Both deny the accusations ... Corruption scandals ... He was released after surrendering his passports and suspended from the IOC where he had been helping organise the Tokyo Games. The Diacks were convicted by a French court on unrelated corruption charges last year and both still face trial there for their role in the Rio bribery scandal ... .
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U.S. man sues for alleged assault at immigration facility in Tokyo

Asahi News 25 Nov 2021
An American man who alleges he was assaulted by staff while he was detained at the Tokyo Regional Immigration Services Bureau in ... Mark Gordon, 52, filed the lawsuit with the Tokyo District Court on Nov.
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Lee says appeasement more effective than sanctions in deal with N. Korea

Korea Times 25 Nov 2021
Yonhap ... "It will require a lot of effort but it is fully worth that time and effort.". Lee also shared his view on Japanese companies' refusal to obey the South Korean Supreme Court's 2018 ruling ordering them to compensate Koreans who were forced to work for them under Tokyo's 1910-45 colonial rule of the Korean Peninsula ... (Yonhap). .
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Samsung Plans $17 Billion Texas Chip Plant, Creating 2,000 Jobs

Yahoo Daily News 25 Nov 2021
(Bloomberg) -- Samsung Electronics Co. outlined plans for a $17 billion U.S ... Most Read from Bloomberg ... A global shortage of chips this year has exposed imbalances in the industry and prompted governments from Brussels to Tokyo to court TSMC and Samsung -- the two companies that make most of the world’s most advanced chips for clients like Apple Inc ... .
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Samsung plans to set up US$17bn Texas chip plant

Taipei Times 24 Nov 2021
ADDING 2,000 JOBS ... Bloomberg ... “It’s going to impact the entire world.” ... A global chip crunch exposed imbalances in the industry and prompted governments from Brussels to Tokyo to court TSMC and Samsung — the two companies that make most of the world’s most advanced chips for clients like Apple Inc and Nvidia Corp ... .
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Samsung plans $23 billion Texas chip plant, creating 2,000 jobs

Straits Times 24 Nov 2021
"The implications of this facility extend far beyond the boundaries of Texas," Mr Abbott said ... The global chip crunch exposed imbalances in the industry and prompted governments from Brussels to Tokyo to court TSMC and Samsung - the two companies that make most of the world's most advanced chips for clients like Apple and Nvidia ... More on this topic.
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State told to pay damages for harassment at U.S. base

Asahi News 23 Nov 2021
The Tokyo District Court ordered the central government to pay 550,000 yen ($4,780) in compensation to a Japanese woman, recognizing she suffered from power harassment at the hands of her American boss while working at a U.S ... used in the United States,” the court said in its Nov.
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Japanese court puts Kansai's H2O Retailing merger on hold

Reuters 22 Nov 2021
TOKYO, Nov 22 (Reuters) - A Japanese district court on Monday granted an injunction against Kansai Super Market Ltd's (9919.T) planned merger with H2O Retailing Corp (8242.T) ...
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Kuwait's return to Olympic fold officially sealed as chosen to host 2023 OCA General Assembly

Inside The Games 21 Nov 2021
The long-running dispute came to an end in July 2019 when the IOC lifted its ban and allowed Kuwait to compete under its own flag at this year’s re-arranged Olympic Games in Tokyo. The future of the OCA in Kuwait now appears to have been settled after they won a series of court cases.
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Bitcoin heads for worst week in months as Mt Gox payouts loom

Yahoo Daily News 20 Nov 2021
  For the week, bitcoin has fallen 14% and through its 50-day moving average ...   Dibb said there was profit taking and concern about more selling in the wake of a Tokyo court signing off on plans to repay creditors of Mt Gox, a crypto exchange which collapsed in 2014 after losing half a billion dollars in bitcoin.  ... .
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Bitcoin heads for worst week in six months as Mt Gox payouts loom

RTE 19 Nov 2021
For the week, bitcoin has fallen 14%. But it has gained more than 90% this year. Dibb said there was profit taking and concern about more selling in the wake of a Tokyo court signing off on plans to repay creditors of Mt Gox, a crypto exchange which collapsed in 2014 after losing half a billion dollars in bitcoin ... .
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Qatar - Zverev sets up semi clash with Djokovic

MENA FN 19 Nov 2021
The 24-year-old will face Green Group winner Djokovic tomorrow for the fifth time this year, having lost on three occasions including in the last four of the US Open, but having beaten the Serb in the semi-finals of the Tokyo Olympics.
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