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Japan Resumes Commercial Whaling. But Is There an Appetite for It?

This post was originally published on this siteTOKYO — Japan on Monday resumed commercial whale hunting after a hiatus of more than 30 years, defying calls from conservation groups to

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Japan resumed commercial whaling after 31 years. New photos show what that looks like.

This post was originally published on this siteFive small boats set out from Japan’s northern port of Kushiro on Monday with a simple aim: to find and kill minke whales. By 5 p.m., they had

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Applied Materials to buy Japan’s Kokusai to boost memory business

This post was originally published on this site(Reuters) – U.S. chip gear maker Applied Materials Inc (AMAT.O) on Monday agreed to buy Japan’s Kokusai Electric for $2.2 billion in

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Japan resumes commercial whaling after three decades

This post was originally published on this siteFive small Japanese whaling ships set sail for the first time in more than three decades Monday following that country’s controversial

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Japan resumes commercial whaling despite low demand

This post was originally published on this siteTOKYO — Japan resumed commercial whaling Monday after 31 years, meeting a long-cherished goal of traditionalists that’s seen as a

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Japan to tighten tech material exports to South Korea in wartime labour row

This post was originally published on this siteTOKYO/SEOUL (Reuters) – Japan will tighten curbs on exports of high-tech materials used in smartphone displays and chips to South Korea amid a

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Japan Curbs Exports to South Korea, Hitting Global Chip Makers

This post was originally published on this siteJapan tightened controls on exports to South Korea in an unexpected blow to the global technology supply chain that also marks a new low point in

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Ships set off in Japan’s first commercial whale hunt in more than 30 years

This post was originally published on this siteKUSHIRO, Japan (Reuters) – Five small ships sailed out of harbor on Monday in Japan’s first commercial whale hunt in more than three

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Japan to toughen restrictions on exports to South Korea

This post was originally published on this siteTOKYO — Japan is imposing further restrictions on exports to South Korea, citing a decline in “relations of international trust”

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Japan Resumes Commercial Whaling, Seen as Face-Saving End

This post was originally published on this siteTOKYO (AP) — Japan has resumed commercial whaling after 31 years, meeting a long-cherished goal of traditionalists that’s seen as a

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