Economic concerns have increased this week, as sharp decreases in exports have been confirmed for the month of March. As Japan continues to press on through their challenges, stability seems to slowly be settling in. However, challenges still remain in getting supplies to the quake hit areas, and bringing the nuclear reactors at Fukushima under control.
TEPCO (Tokyo Electric Power Company) who owns and operates the troubled nuclear power plant, has put forward a very aggressive plan to safely shutdown the troubled reactors in as little as six months. As criticism of Prime Minister Naoto Kan and how the government handled the disaster, experts seek to learn from what happened to improve disaster preparedness for future tsunamis.
Check out our list of the tops news from Japan for this week.
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