Japanese Stocks Dive, As Country Prepares to Hike Fukushima The Worst Possible Crisis Level

This was rumoured earlier, and now it seems official. Japan is about to hike Fukushima to a level 7 crisis, the worst possible level, putting it on par with Chernobyl.

The Nikkei is off to a fairly bad start.


Elsewhere, Aussie stocks are down modestly.