Articles Tagged "Japan"

Japan Plans to Scrap First Nuclear Reactors Since Fukushima

Uranium – Reuters reported Tuesday that two Japanese power companies plan to scrap three older nuclear reactors, which will be the first batch to officially close after the Fukushima nuclear disaster in 2011. Local media said two other are likely to be closed we well, with announcements expected later on this week.

Canadian Stocks Stronger as TSX Reaches Seven-week High

After sinking to an eight-month low in October, the main stock index on the TSX rose to a seven-week high on Tuesday, with nine of 10 sectors on the index recording gains. According to The Globe and Mail, the index has actually gained for five weeks in a row. That's the longest streak of weekly gains since March.