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Japan using robots as fix for labor, growth woes

National / Social Issues Jul 5, 2015

Japan using robots as fix for labor, growth woes

Factory worker Satomi Iwata has new coworkers, a troupe of humanoid automata that are helping to address two of Japan's most pressing concerns — a shortage of labor and a need for growth. The 19 robots, which cost her employer Glory Ltd. about ¥7.4 million ...