Disaster creates buying opportunity for Japanese shares

Billionaire investor Warren Buffett says he believes Japan’s economy will recover, after the mega quake and tsunami. He says the disaster has created a “buying opportunity” for Japanese shares. Billionaire U.S. investor Warren Buffett has…

The Nails of the American Jouha

In the original story of the nail of Jouha, Jouha left a single nail in the wall of a house that he sold to an unsuspecting buyer at a very attractive price. The only condition…

Radioactive material found in Tokyo water

The Japanese government has reported that trace amounts of radioactive iodine have been detected in tap water in Tokyo and five other areas, amid concerns about leaks from the crippled Fukushima nuclear power station. The…

Venezuela ends nuclear plans

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has stopped his country’s plans to develop nuclear energy. The decision follows uncertainties caused by the nuclear crisis in Japan. Chavez says he’s ordered his vice president and energy minister to…

Hayley Westenra to host NZ Quake Aid gig

Soprano Hayley Westenra is planning to stage a star-studded concert, dubbed Quake Aid, to raise funds for her home town of Christchurch in New Zealand. More than 160 people died when an earthquake struck last…