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Mitsubishi says Singapore-based oil trader lost $320 million in unauthorized trades

20 Sep 2019

TOKYO/SINGAPORE Mitsubishi Corp , Japan's biggest trading house by revenue, said on Friday a trader at its Singapore-based unit has lost $320 million through unauthorized transactions in crude oil derivatives, and the matter has been reported to the police.

Ex-Tepco bosses cleared over Fukushima nuclear disaster

19 Sep 2019

TOKYO A Tokyo court cleared on Thursday three former Tokyo Electric Power (Tepco) executives of negligence for the 2011 Fukushima disaster, the only criminal case to arise out of the world's worst nuclear crisis since Chernobyl in 1986. | Video

Trial of Tepco executives over Japan's Fukushima disaster heads to conclusion

17 Sep 2019

TOKYO A Tokyo court will hand down a verdict later this week on whether three Tokyo Electric Power executives are liable for the 2011 Fukushima disaster, the only criminal case to arise out of the world's worst nuclear crisis since Chernobyl in 1986.

RPT-Japan's first electricity futures may spark market shake-up

16 Sep 2019

TOKYO, Sept 13 The Tokyo Commodities Exchange will start trading Japan's first electricity futures on Sept. 17 after delays, a move that may boost competition in Japan's roughly $130 billion power sector after liberalisation.

Japan's first electricity futures may spark market shake-up

13 Sep 2019

TOKYO The Tokyo Commodities Exchange will start trading Japan's first electricity futures on Sept. 17 after delays, a move that may boost competition in Japan's roughly $130 billion power sector after liberalisation.

Japan's first electricity futures may spark market shake-up

13 Sep 2019

TOKYO, Sept 13 The Tokyo Commodities Exchange will start trading Japan's first electricity futures on Sept. 17 after delays, a move that may boost competition in Japan's roughly $130 billion power sector after liberalisation.

UPDATE 3-Oil ticks up on U.S. stocks fall, signs of U.S.-China thaw

12 Sep 2019

* Graphic on oil stocks: https://tmsnrt.rs/2XkQF8e (Changes dateline to London, updates prices, adds detail, comment)

Oil rises as Saudi signals OPEC cuts to continue under new minister

09 Sep 2019

TOKYO Oil rose on Monday on expectations that Saudi Arabia, the world's largest oil exporter, will continue to support output cuts by OPEC and other producers to prop up prices under new Energy Minister Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman.

UPDATE 2-Oil steadies, set for weekly gain amid hopes for end to U.S.-China trade war

06 Sep 2019

* Interactive graphic on U.S. petroleum stocks: https://tmsnrt.rs/2XkQF8e (Updates prices)

Japan imports first LNG cargo from China as utilities try to cut costs

02 Sep 2019

TOKYO (This August 29 story has been corrected to say China National Offshore Oil Corp, not CNOOC Ltd, in paragraph three.)

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