Satoshi Sugiyama

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Takedown: The monumental fall of auto titan Carlos Ghosn

Business Nov 18, 2019

Takedown: The monumental fall of auto titan Carlos Ghosn

It took two decades for "le cost-cutter" Carlos Ghosn to carve out his three-way automobile empire. But in a matter of days, it was ripped from his grasp. Exactly a year ago, prosecutors waited for Ghosn as he arrived at Tokyo's Haneda Airport in a ...

Flights and trains canceled as Hagibis nears Tokyo

National Oct 10, 2019

Flights and trains canceled as Hagibis nears Tokyo

East Japan Railway Co. and other railway operators warned on Thursday that services on many lines could be canceled on Saturday and Sunday, as "violent" Typhoon Hagibis threatens to slam wide areas of the nation. JR East said on its website that bullet trains and ...