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Japan aims to launch self-driving vehicle services by 2020

Business / Tech Jun 4, 2018

Japan aims to launch self-driving vehicle services by 2020

Japan is aiming to launch self-driving vehicle services on public roads by 2020 when Tokyo hosts the Olympics and Paralympics, according to a draft growth strategy presented Monday. The government set a goal of increasing the number of locations where such services are available to ...

Business / Economy Dec 19, 2017

Japan projects 1.8% GDP rise for fiscal 2018

Gross domestic product in fiscal 2018 is now projected to grow 1.8 percent year on year in price-adjusted real terms, up from the previous estimate of 1.4 percent made in July, the government's latest economic outlook showed Tuesday. The economy's growth in the year through ...