National Sep 25, 2019

Over 100 Chiba households to remain without power

A total of 127 households in Chiba Prefecture are expected to remain without electricity until at least Friday due to the damage caused by Typhoon Faxai earlier this month, Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings Inc. said Wednesday. The homes are in areas where electricity workers ...

Chiba Prefecture tourism takes hit after Typhoon Faxai

National Sep 19, 2019

Chiba Prefecture tourism takes hit after Typhoon Faxai

The tourism industry in Chiba Prefecture has suffered a heavy blow from powerful Typhoon Faxai, which struck the prefecture last week. With some tourism sites in the prefecture facing drops in visitors and others suspending operations, concerns over extended negative effects are mounting ahead of ...