Toto hopes to clean up with new self-cleaning toilets

Jan 18, 2018

Toto hopes to clean up with new self-cleaning toilets

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With the upcoming 2020 Olympics in mind leading Japanese toilet-maker Toto Ltd. has recently introduced a new type of self-cleaning toilet for public restrooms, aiming to improve bathroom experiences for locals and foreign visitors to Japan. "We're seeing a surge in inbound tourism," said Hirofumi ...

Tokyo to light up historical structures during 2020 Games

Jan 17, 2018

Tokyo to light up historical structures during 2020 Games

The Tokyo Metropolitan Government plans to decorate historical buildings and other structures with lights ahead of the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games in the capital, officials have said. The metropolitan government aims to make night views in Tokyo more attractive as visitors from abroad are ...

Jan 11, 2018

15 percent cut in traffic eyed during 2020 Tokyo Olympics

The organizing committee for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics and the Tokyo metropolitan government have agreed that they will aim to reduce the volume of road traffic in the greater Tokyo area by 15 percent during the quadrennial events. The target figure was confirmed ...