Nov 16, 2016

Automated driving systems to be tested on Tokyo roads from 2017

The government will test automated driving systems on public roads and highways in Tokyo between 2017 and 2019 in hopes of accelerating commercialization of the technology ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, according to the Cabinet Office. The government will invite foreign automakers to ...

Jul 13, 2016

Four Seasons to open luxury hotel in Otemachi in spring 2020

Toronto-based Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts will open a luxury hotel within a new high-rise project in Tokyo’s Otemachi business district, developer Mitsui Fudosan Co. said. The developer said Tuesday that the hotel will occupy the third floor and the 34th to 39th floors ...