Seven countries land new slots at Haneda ahead of Tokyo Olympics

Business Sep 2, 2019

Seven countries land new slots at Haneda ahead of Tokyo Olympics

Seven countries including China, Russia and Australia have won 26 of the 50 new international slots created at Tokyo's Haneda Airport in the run-up to next year's Olympic and Paralympic Games, transport ministry officials said Monday. Finland, India, Italy and Turkey have also been handed ...

Three dead and one injured in Tokyo warehouse fire

National Feb 13, 2019

Three dead and one injured in Tokyo warehouse fire

A fire at a warehouse in Ota Ward, Tokyo, on Tuesday afternoon left three men dead and injured another, as well as causing disruption to some flights at nearby Haneda airport. Firefighters received an emergency call at around 1:25 p.m. reporting a fire at a ...