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Hurdles abound as Japan’s railway stations install platform-edge barriers but they are installing them

Hurdles abound as Japan’s railway stations install platform-edge barriers but they are installing them
http://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2016/08/30/national/hurdles-abound-japa...
JIJI
• AUG 30, 2016

Japan PM Abe’s maglev railway decision reflects political calculus over economics

Japan PM Abe’s maglev railway decision reflects political calculus over economics
http://www.asahi.com/ajw/articles/AJ201607220024.html
REUTERS
July 22, 2016 at 12:20 JST

Few doubt Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's decision to invest public funds in a $90 billion (9.5 trillion yen) high-tech "maglev" railway makes political sense. Whether it makes equally good economic sense is less clear.

A West Japan Railway Co. official briefs reporters Sunday at a train depot in Fukuoka Prefecture about how an aluminum plate fell off a speeding Sanyo Shinkansen Line bullet train the previous day, causing the component to hit several windows and damage a

A West Japan Railway Co. official briefs reporters Sunday at a train depot in Fukuoka Prefecture about how an aluminum plate fell off a speeding Sanyo Shinkansen Line bullet train the previous day, causing the component to hit several windows and damage a power cable.
KYODO
NATIONAL
Police probe possible negligence in Fukuoka shinkansen electricity failure
KYODO
• AUG 9, 2015

Declaration of the Regular Convention of Doro-Chiba-Attack On Rail Safety And Working Class

Declaration of the Regular Convention of Doro-Chiba-Attack On Rail Safety And Working Class
September 29, 2014
We are proud of telling you that Doro-Chiba has established a fresh policy for the coming hard days through examining the whole developments of its struggle for the last one year and unanimously adopted it on its 43rd Annual Convention.

Nationwide Campaign for the Japan National Railway Struggle

Nationwide Campaign for the Japan National Railway Struggle
www.doro-chiba.org
Join our Nationwide Campaign for the Japan National Railway Struggle

Our nationwide movement to support the struggle against the division and privatization of the National Railway and for the reinstatement of 1,047 unfairly dismissed national railway workers
June 8th, 2014

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