Oct 26, 2016

Toyosu fish market structures quake-proof, designer claims

Key facilities at a planned new food wholesale market in the Toyosu district in Tokyo’s Koto Ward are sufficiently earthquake-proof, Nikken Sekkei Ltd., which designed them, claimed on Tuesday. By showing seismic assessment and other data, Nikken Sekkei senior officials said that the facilities ...

What next for ShinGinko Tokyo?

Jun 4, 2015

What next for ShinGinko Tokyo?


News that the Tokyo Metropolitan Government is apparently planning to withdraw from managing ShinGinko Tokyo Ltd. has opened old wounds for residents who just seven years earlier saw their tax money poured into resuscitating the bank that was supposed to become a savior of ...