13 Tokyo Metro stations added to Google Street View

National May 30, 2018

13 Tokyo Metro stations added to Google Street View

Google Street View is now available for the platforms and concourses of 13 Tokyo Metro Co. subway stations. With the new service, which was introduced Monday, users can check underground routes at the terminals in advance. The stations are Akasaka, Akasaka-Mitsuke, Asakusa, Ueno, Gaienmae, Kojimachi, Shinbashi, ...

National May 28, 2018

Tokyo Metro training railway personnel in Philippines

Tokyo Metro Co. has begun helping train railway personnel in the Philippines as part of bilateral government efforts to develop urban rail networks in the country, according to the subway operator. Tokyo Metro and two Japanese consulting firms — Oriental Consultants Global Co. and Almec ...

Matchmaking event for trainspotters held near Tokyo

National Sep 13, 2014

Matchmaking event for trainspotters held near Tokyo

About 1,000 railway fans took part in Tetsukon, a matchmaking event especially for them, on Saturday near Tokyo, with about 100 men and women coupling. Saitama Railway Corp. and Tokyo Metro Co. jointly hosted the event in the city of Saitama to offer their unmarried ...