Japan enacts high-tech 'super city' bill

National May 27, 2020

Japan enacts high-tech 'super city' bill

The Diet enacted a bill Wednesday to create "super cities" where artificial intelligence, big data and other technologies are utilized to resolve social problems. The bill revising the national strategic special zone law passed the House of Councilors by a majority vote with support mainly ...

Japan approves law to promote large bus and taxi terminals

Business May 20, 2020

Japan approves law to promote large bus and taxi terminals

The Diet enacted on Wednesday a bill to promote construction of large-scale bus and taxi terminals directly connected to train stations. The bill to revise the Road Traffic Law got through the Upper House by a majority vote with support mainly from the ruling coalition ...