22 May '11, 9pm

China, S Korea pledge to help Japan recovery: TOKYO - Japan won pledges of help yesterday from C... SONNYPREYER.COM

TOKYO - Japan won pledges of help yesterday from China and South Korea in its efforts to recover from an earthquake, tsunami and nuclear crisis that rocked the nation in March, with Beijing promising to start easing curbs on Japanese food imports. Several countries, including China and South Korea, restricted Japanese agricultural imports after the March 11 disaster knocked out a nuclear plant on Japan's north-east coast, releasing radiation and raising fears of food contamination. There were signs of progress over the weekend, at the annual summit of the three economic powers which Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan hosted. China's Premier Wen Jiabao said Beijing was willing to import more food from Japan if safety standards were met and South Korea promised to base its safety steps on "scientific evidence". In a symbolic gesture ahead of the summit, Mr Wen and South Korea...

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