Masahide Fukutomi

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Japan's Blue Trains keep on rolling in Thailand

National Apr 30, 2009

Japan's Blue Trains keep on rolling in Thailand

BANGKOK — West Japan Railway Co.'s long-distance sleeper Blue Trains, the last of which were retired in March due to lack of passengers, are back on track in Thailand. State Railway of Thailand, plagued by financial difficulties, has been receiving Blue Train and other cars ...