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Operation Tsukiji: Tokyo battles rats as iconic market shuts

National Sep 14, 2018

Operation Tsukiji: Tokyo battles rats as iconic market shuts

The operation must be ruthless, thorough and silent. Without alerting the watchful enemy, a unit of highly trained agents at work in Tokyo throw up a ring of steel to block any escape. Despite being vastly outnumbered, the unit's chief commander is confident of total ...

Opening date for Toyosu market likely to be set this week

National Dec 16, 2017

Opening date for Toyosu market likely to be set this week

The Tokyo Metropolitan Government will likely announce the opening date for the Toyosu wholesale food market this week as it prepares to replace the famed Tsukiji market despite lingering pollution concerns. Tokyo Gov. Yuriko Koike said Friday that the date could be set this week. ...