• Kyodo


Japanese retailer Aeon Co. said Wednesday it will gradually resume operations at its shopping mall in Tianjin, China, from Sept. 20 following huge explosions in the port city last month.

Aeon Mall Tianjin TEDA, located around 2 kilometers from the scene and which suffered broken doors and windows in the Aug. 12 blasts, will first start selling food and other daily goods on the first floor, with a full restoration slated by early November.

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