• Massive Floods in Japan Have Killed More Than 70 and Hurt Local Manufacturers

    4 monthes ago - By Fortune

    Torrential rainfall in the southwestern islands of Japan has left more than 70 dead, according to local media, and dozens more missing, as floods strike for a third day. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said "the rescue efforts are a race against time," as emergency workers hurry to rescue individuals waiting on the roofs of their homes in flooded villages, the Guardian reported .
    A landslide in Hiroshima, flash flooding in Okayama, and collapsed houses in Kyoto have caused the majority of deaths and damage. Road blockages and power outages have also forced many companies to halt operations until...
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