Journey to the 'heart of Japan'

Travel | G20 host cities special Mar 5, 2019

Journey to the 'heart of Japan'

Situated between Tokyo and Osaka, Aichi Prefecture has been a bustling hub for traffic and trade throughout Japanese history, and the region is often referred to as "the heart of Japan" because of its rich culture and flourishing industries. International delegates will meet in the ...

Bullet train ticket machines fail across Japan

National Feb 15, 2019

Bullet train ticket machines fail across Japan

Ticket machines were out of service at some stations Friday on bullet train lines across Japan due to a technical glitch. The machines went offline in the morning at stations including Shin-Yokohama and Nagoya. Railway Information Systems Co. said the problems occurred following a system ...