Aya Ito takes a taxi every day to bring her twin 1-year-old boys to a nursery at her workplace thanks to a cab company that is friendly to mothers and the elderly.

“It’s impossible to take a train with twin babies during rush hour,” said the 36-year-old working mother who lives in Bunkyo Ward, Tokyo. “The female drivers know how to hold a baby and use a stroller . . . and they loves children.”

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