Fukushima has emerged as an “Achilles heel” of the Tokyo Summer Olympics, which has been around for a year. There is a growing likelihood that international organizations will raise questions about the Tokyo Olympic Organizing Committee’s decision to provide agricultural and marine products from Fukushima to Olympic athletes. The Fukushima […]

Korea and Thailand are fiercely competing for ‘black semiconductors’. The black semiconductor here is ‘seaweed’ at sea. Once in the standard competition, Korea has won. The Korean Food Standards Committee (CODEX) recognized Korean seaweed as the Asian standard and became the ‘suzerain’ of seaweed. The seaweed industry association chairman Chung […]