Coronavirus forces world's largest telework experiment

Business Feb 3, 2020

Coronavirus forces world's largest telework experiment

Thanks to the coronavirus outbreak, working from home is no longer a privilege, it's a necessity. While factories, shops, hotels and restaurants are warning about plunging foot traffic that is transforming city centers into ghost towns, behind the closed doors of apartments and suburban homes ...

More firms to offer telework to ease traffic jams during 2020 Games

National Jul 14, 2019

More firms to offer telework to ease traffic jams during 2020 Games

Japanese companies are stepping up efforts to reduce traffic congestion during the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics, with some planning to offer telework and others reducing logistics operations. More than 50,000 employees of Fujitsu Ltd.'s group companies and 34,000 workers of NEC Corp. will take ...