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Aging populations and the outflow of young people to Tokyo and other metropolises from rural parts of Japan have long made it difficult to revitalize regional economies.

But a new website for side jobs and the wider use of teleworking sparked by the outbreak of the novel coronavirus could propel hope for change.

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