Saved From the 2011 Japan Earthquake, Chinese Businesswoman Returns to Help

       Seven years have passed since the Great East Japan Earthquake. In Miyagi prefecture’s Onagawa-cho, 160 Chinese citizens were affected by the disaster. Fortunately, with help from Japanese staff at their workplace, none of them lost their lives in the tsunami. Following up on their story, I visited one woman who returned to China […]

Magnitude 9 Earthquake in Kuril Trench ‘Highly Imminent’ — Government Scientists

Emperor and Empress visit Minami Sanriku after the Great East Japan Earthquake in March 11, 2011.    Japan is stepping up disaster prevention initiatives after government scientists recently made a forecast that a Magnitude 9 earthquake, which carries a risk of 20-plus-meter-high tsunami, is highly probable in the Kuril Trench.   The government’s Earthquake Research […]