Sept. 24, 2018

Restart Pushed Back for Unit at Quake-Hit Hokkaido Power Plant

Sapporo, Sept. 23 (Jiji Press)--Hokkaido Electric Power Co. <9509> said Sunday that it has decided to postpone the restart of the No. 2 unit at its quake-hit Tomato-Atsuma thermal power station to mid-October, because of a problem with some equipment.

(Update) Abe Off to N.Y. for U.N. Speech, Talks with Trump, Moon

Tokyo, Sept. 23 (Jiji Press)--Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe left for New York on Sunday for delivering a speech at the U.N. General Assembly session and holding bilateral summits with U.S. President Donald Trump and South Korean President Moon Jae-in.

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