May 26, 2016

Japan Likely to Extend Maglev Line to Osaka Earlier

Tokyo, May 26 (Jiji Press)--The Japanese government and Central Japan Railway Co. <9022> are discussing the possibility of moving up the schedule for extending the planned magnetic levitation Shinkansen train line to Osaka, western Japan, it was learned Thursday.

Mitsubishi Motors to Continue Key Plant Output Halt in June

Tokyo, May 26 (Jiji Press)--Scandal-hit Mitsubishi Motors Corp. <7211> will keep its minivehicle production suspended at least until the end of June at its Mizushima plant in the city of Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture, western Japan, informed sources said Thursday.

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