Sep 2, 2015

JR East to install more security cameras after suspicious fires

East Japan Railway Co. President Tetsuro Tomita said Wednesday that the company plans to increase the number of security cameras at its key facilities, following a series of suspicious trackside fires and at a substation. Speaking at a news conference, Tomita apologized for the ...

Ueno Tokyo Line opens for service, helping commuters to the north

Mar 15, 2015

Ueno Tokyo Line opens for service, helping commuters to the north

The Ueno Tokyo Line train has opened for service, linking the Joban, Tohoku and Takasaki lines with the Tokaido Line to facilitate transport between the capital and prefectures to the north, including Fukushima, Tochigi and Gunma. East Japan Railway Co. (JR East) began operating ...