Lawson teams up with Uber Eats

Lawson teams up with Uber Eats

Lawson becomes the first convenience store chain in Japan to offer delivery service with Uber Eats.

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Flying trucks could help Japan's understaffed delivery industry

Flying trucks could help Japan's understaffed delivery industry

Delivery service giant Yamato unveils a "flying truck" that can transport parcels.

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Nikkei sinks, yen strengthens

Nikkei sinks, yen strengthens

Tokyo stock prices sink and the yen rises on the back of growing worries about US-China trade friction.

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Lawson tries out unmanned store operation

Lawson tries out unmanned store operation

Lawson is experimenting with operating a convenience store unmanned overnight to tackle labor shortage.

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Korean Air to cut Japan flights

Korean Air to cut Japan flights

South Korea's flag carrier Korean Air will cut flights to Japan due to the declining demand caused by trade friction bet...

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Typhoon Krosa stops trains, planes

Typhoon Krosa stops trains, planes

Powerful Typhoon Krosa disrupts public transportation, affecting vacationers in western Japan during the Obon holiday pe...

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New uses for tuna skin

New uses for tuna skin

Kindai University works with businesses to find new uses for the skin of its farmed tuna.

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Creative hotels in Osaka

Creative hotels in Osaka

Hotel owners in Osaka try new designs and services to attract customers, including the 10 million foreign tourists that ...

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Japan, India to explore south pole of the moon

Japan, India to explore south pole of the moon

Japan is considering working with India to send an unmanned probe to the moon's south pole to search for water in fiscal...

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JAL, ANA to carry Olympic flame to Japan

JAL, ANA to carry Olympic flame to Japan

Two Japanese airlines announce that they will both transport the Olympic flame from Greece to Japan ahead of the 2020 To...

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