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  • Another leukemia case was approved as an industrial accident
    On 8/19/2016, MHLW (Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare) announced a Fukushima worker’s leukemia was approved as an industrial accident. The worker is male in 50s. He repaired the machine The post Another leukemia case was approved as an industrial accident appeared first on Fukushima Diary.
  • Fukushima government objects against building sarcophagus on Fukushima plant
    On 7/15/2016, Fukushima prefectural government objected against the plan to build a stone coffin on Fukushima plant to METI (Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry).   2 days before, Nuclear Damage The post Fukushima government objects against building sarcophagus on Fukushima plant appeared first on Fukushima Diary.
  • Tepco decided to ask JP Gov for covering the decommissioning cost
    On 7/28/2016, Tepco announced they decided to ask the government of Japan for financial support regarding decommissioning. They also consider asking the government for supporting the cost of compensation and The post Tepco decided to ask JP Gov for covering the decommissioning cost appeared first on Fukushima Diary.
  • 960 Bq/kg of Cs-134/137 detected from wild boar in Fukushima
    According to MHLW (Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare), 960 Bq/Kg of Cesium-134/137 was measured from the meat of wild boar in Fukushima. The sampling date was 6/11/2016. This reading The post 960 Bq/kg of Cs-134/137 detected from wild boar in Fukushima appeared first on Fukushima Diary.
  • Tepco admits molten nuclear fuel is transferred in multiple places of Reactor 2
    Following up this article.. Tepco to scan Reactor 2 with Muon again after Nagoya uni already confirmed nothing remaining [URL]   Tepco admitted the molten fuel is transferred to multiple places The post Tepco admits molten nuclear fuel is transferred in multiple places of Reactor 2 appeared first on Fukushima Diary.
  • 7 million Bq of all β nuclides leaked as contaminated water in Fukushima plant
    According to Tepco, highly contaminated water leaked from a water storage tank on 6/26/2016. All β nuclides density is reportedly 96,000,000 Bq/m3. Cs-134/137 density is also 700,000 Bq/m3. Tepco states The post 7 million Bq of all β nuclides leaked as contaminated water in Fukushima plant appeared first on Fukushima Diary.
  • The French embassy in Japan held a dinner party with Fukushima food
    According to the French embassy in Japan, they held Fukushima food dinner party on 6/17/2016. Fukushima governor. Uchibori, Minister for Reconstruction. Takagi, and a French singer. Charles Aznavour were invited by the The post The French embassy in Japan held a dinner party with Fukushima food appeared first on Fukushima Diary.
  • Japanese demographic statistics largely differ from census result
    The population statistics of Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications show Japanese census result is largely different from demographic and migration data. It is the statistics titled “Time series of population The post Japanese demographic statistics largely differ from census result appeared first on Fukushima Diary.
  • Over double density of Cesium-134/137 as safety limit detected from served school lunch in Utsunomiya city
    Photo ; Bamboo shoot [wikipedia]   According to Utsunomiya city government, they detected over double density of Cs-134/137 as safety level from school lunch after serving it to the students The post Over double density of Cesium-134/137 as safety limit detected from served school lunch in Utsunomiya city appeared first on Fukushima Diary.
  • M5.0 hit southern part of Ibaraki prefecture
    According to JMA (Japan Meteorological Agency), a major quake occurred in Southern part of Ibaraki prefecture at 7:54 of 6/12/2016 (JST). Magnitude was 5.0. The maximum seismic intensity was 4. The post M5.0 hit southern part of Ibaraki prefecture appeared first on Fukushima Diary.
  • Fed Goons Will Not Raise Rates Until 2017-Craig Hemke
    By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com  (Early Sunday Release) Financial writer and precious metals expert Craig Hemke says forget about new threats that the Federal Reserve is raising interest rates in September. Hemke explains, “They are trying to move things by talking, which is their primary policy.  That’s why so many of these Fed goons, not Fed […]Related Po […]
  • Economic Update, Russian Bombers Fly Out of Iran, MSM Can’t Stop Trump
    By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com (WNW 251 8.19.16) So much for the so-called “recovery,” there’s not going to be one. Retail and tech are the latest to signal the economy is tanking. Retail is warning sales are bad. Macy’s is closing 100 stores nationwide. On top of that, tech giant Cisco just fired 20% of its […]Related Posts:Middle East Tensions Continue t […]
  • Financial Crash will be Put On Little People-Ellen Brown
    By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com Public banking expert Ellen Brown thinks big banks will be saved from a coming calamity at the expense of the little people. Brown explains, “I think the big banks won’t go down. They are protected by the bail-ins, which we haven’t yet seen in the U.S., but we’ve seen them in […]Related Posts:End of Capitalism Is Here-Ellen B […]
  • Silver is Kryptonite to Gold Cartel Bankers-Bill Murphy
    By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com (Early Sunday Release) Chairman of GATA (Gold Anti-Trust Action Committee) Bill Murphy thinks financial markets are way more vulnerable than they appear. Murphy explains, “There are negative interest rates and low interest rates that just keep staying down there, and supposedly things are really good.  Look at our Dow at all- […]
  • Weekly News Wrap-Up by Greg Hunter 8.12.16
    By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com (WNW 250 8.12.16)  The mainstream media (MSM) is totally against Donald Trump, and they are proud of it. Now, the New York Times (NYT) is explaining why it is their duty of keep Trump out of the White House.  An Op-Ed piece this past week basically said it was Trump’s fault […]Related Posts:Dems and Media Panic Over Trump, Ec […]
  • Entering Perfect Storm of Every Facet of our Lives-Bill Holter
    By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com Financial writer Bill Holter warns the world faces multiple problems, not just one. Holter explains, “We are entering a perfect storm of every facet of our lives.  This is not just financial.  This is social, and it has to do with the breakdown of the rule of law.  In the U.S. […]Related Posts:Cash Ban is All about Control-Bi […]
  • Bad Economy is Why Trump GOP Nominee-John Williams
    By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com  (Early Sunday Release) Economist John Williams says don’t believe the hype about the U.S. economy being good—it’s not. Williams explains, “I love America, but we are in a deepening recession.  The economy collapsed into 2009 . . . we never really recovered from that.  We had a few bounces higher, but […]Related Posts:Dollar […]
  • Dems and Media Panic Over Trump, Economy is Tanking, Iran No Deal, Deal Update
    By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com (WNW 249 8.5.16)  The mainstream media (MSM) and the Democrat Party would like you to think it is the Republicans in full panic mode, but it is their party that’s freaking out. The first tip comes from the MSM that is “going to war against Trump” and acting like the true […]Related Posts:Dems Block Iran Nuke No Vote, Syria Wa […]
  • Chemtrails are Greatest Threat to Life on Earth-Dane Wigington
    By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com Last month, CIA Director John Brennan admitted Chemtrails, or as he put it, “Stratospheric Aerosol Injection,” is established geoengineering science used to fight global warming. Geoengineering researcher Dane Wigington says if the government is admitting it, the negative effects of spraying are too big to hide much longer. W […]
  • America is Doomed Without Restoring the Rule of Law-Karl Denninger
    By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com (Early Sunday Release) Trader and entrepreneur Karl Denninger has a dire warning. He basically says if there is lawlessness at the top of society, there will be lawlessness at the bottom.  Denninger, who is so distraught he has suspended writing on his popular website, explains, “It is illegal for any entity […]Related Posts: […]
  • The Panic That Will Be A Game-Changer For World Financial Markets
    With continued uncertainty in global markets, today the man who has become legendary for his predictions on QE, historic moves in currencies, and major global events, spoke with King World News about the panic that will be a game-changer for world financial markets. The post The Panic That Will Be A Game-Changer For World Financial Markets appeared first on […]
  • Egon von Greyerz: Broadcast Interview – Available Now
    Egon von Greyerz (EvG): Founder and Managing Partner of Matterhorn Asset Management AG & GoldSwitzerland - EvG forecasted the current economic problems over 12 years ago. In 2002 (gold $300/ oz.) MAM recommended to its investors to put 50% of their investment assets into physical gold stored outside the banking system… The post Egon von Greyerz: Broadcas […]
  • Egon von Greyerz
    Egon von Greyerz (EvG): Founder and Managing Partner of Matterhorn Asset Management AG & GoldSwitzerland - EvG forecasted the current economic problems over 12 years ago. In 2002 (gold $300/ oz.) MAM recommended to its investors to put 50% of their investment assets into physical gold stored outside the banking system… The post Egon von Greyerz appeared […]
  • This Historic Event Is About To Shock The World
    With many investors worried about the economic turmoil that has engulfed the globe, this historic event is about to shock the world. The post This Historic Event Is About To Shock The World appeared first on King World News.
  • Peter Boockvar: Broadcast Interview – Available Now
    Peter Boockvar: Managing Director, Chief Market Analyst of The Lindsey Group & Co-Chief Investment Officer of Bookmark Advisors - Prior to joining The Lindsey Group, Peter was with Omega Advisors, a partner at Miller Tabak + Co for 18 years and at Donaldson, Lufkin and Jenrette. He is a CNBC contributor and appears on other major networks such as Bloombe […]
  • No. 826: July Production, Housing Starts, CPI, Real Retail Sales and Earnings, Freight Index
    (SGS Subscription required) • Industrial Production Represents 65% of GDP • Production Recovery from the 2007 Recession Lasted All of One Month • Against Pre-2007 Recession Highs, Production and Manufacturing Were Down Respectively in July 2016 by 0.77% (-0.77%) and 5.80% (-5.80%) • Still Never Seen Outside of Formal Recessions in the 98-Year History of Indu […]
  • No. 825: July Nominal Retail Sales, Producer Price Index, Consumer Conditions
    (SGS Subscription required) • Nominal Retail Sales Disappointed Expectations, Dropping by 0.04% (-0.04%) in July • July PPI Services Margins Declined by 0.27% (-0.27%), Goods Prices Fell by 0.37% (-0.37%), Construction Costs Plunged by 0.61% (-0.61%), Total Final Demand PPI Was Down by 0.36% (-0.36%) • Yet, Across-the-Board Deflation Generally Is Not the Com […]
  • No. 824: July Labor Conditions and M3, June Trade Deficit and Construction Spending
    (SGS Subscription required) • Just a Week into Headline 1.2% Second-Quarter GDP Growth, New Trade and Construction Spending Details Promise a Downside Revision • Trade Deficit Widened and Deepened in Revision, Worst Since 2007 • With Quarterly and Annual Growth Collapsing Anew, Real Construction Spending Growth Was Weakest Since 2011 Series Trough • Ten Year […]
  • Tentative Schedule for Commentaries
      Commentary Date Releases Period Release Date     Friday, August 12, 2016 Retail Sales (Advance) PPI July-2016 July-2016 08/12/2016 […]
  • No. 823: Second-Quarter 2016 GDP and Annual Revisions
    (SGS Subscription required) • Broad, Deepening Economic Downtrend Continued • Revised Annual Change in GDP Slowed Sharply, Consistent with Entering a Recession • Headline Real Quarterly GDP Revisions Took Fourth-Quarter 2015 and First-Quarter 2016 Growth Rates Lower, Below 1.0%, but Not Negative, with First-Quarter 2016 GNP Minimally Below Zero, Again • Well […]
  • Commentaries News
    The next regular Commentary, scheduled for Thursday, August 25th, will cover July New Orders for Durable Goods and New- and Existing-Home Sales.  A subsequent Commentary on Friday, August 26th, will cover the first revision, second estimate of second-quarter 2016 GDP, and initial estimates of second-quarter Gross National Product (GNP) and Gross Domestic Inc […]
  • No. 822: Durable Goods Orders, Home Sales, Freight Index, Household Income
    (SGS Subscription required) • Broad Economic Downtrend Continued, Despite a Likely Positive, First Guesstimate of Second-Quarter GDP • Real Durable Goods Orders Tumbled in Second-Quarter 2016 Both Before (-0.8%) and After (-4.1%) Consideration for Commercial Aircraft • Year-to-Year New Orders Fell Sharply in June 2016, Both Before and After Consideration of […]
  • No. 821: June Housing Starts, Preview of GDP Revisions
    (SGS Subscription required) • Housing Starts Continued to Hold in Smoothed, Low-Level Stagnation, Never Having Recovered Pre-Recession Highs • Second-Quarter Starts Growth Slowed Sharply Amidst Downside Revisions • Downside Benchmark Revisions to Key Series Underlying the GDP Indicate Pending Downside Benchmark Revisions to the GDP • First- and Fourth-Quarte […]
  • No. 820 : June Production, Retail Sales, Consumer and Producer Inflation
    (SGS Subscription required) • New Recession Remains Very Much in Play; Second-Quarter GDP Prospects Have Dimmed, with Auto Sales and Production Spiked by Prior-Month Downside Revisions • Never Seen Outside of Formal Recessions, Second-Quarter Production Showed Third Consecutive Set of Annual and Quarterly Contractions • Down in June by 6.2% (-6.2%) from Its […]
  • No. 819: June Employment and Unemployment, Money Supply M3
    (SGS Subscription required) • Headline Month-to-Month Payroll and Unemployment Data Are Rubbish, Heavily Skewed by Inconsistent and Not-Comparable Seasonal Adjustments • Private Surveying Shows Plunging Employment Circumstances Last Seen During the 2009 Economic Collapse • June 2016 Unemployment Rates: U.3 Rose to 4.9%, but U.6 Notched Lower to 9.6% and the […]

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