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Sharp rebounds

Sharp rebounds

The company expects Y52bn ($554m) operating profit, reversing a Y55bn operating loss last year.

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World’s first EV Taxi Pilot

World’s first EV Taxi Pilot

Better Place introduces the world’s first electric taxi using battery that can be switched.

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Further protests against US base

Further protests against US base

Protesters hold candles spelling ‘No base Okinawa’ during a rally in Tokyo on April 25.

Bizarre, Traditional Japan

Holding out for a cry

Holding out for a cry

The annual the ‘cry-off’ competition was held at Sensoji temple. The first baby that wails is the winner.

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Sayonara Kabukiza!

Sayonara Kabukiza!

The iconic home of Japan’s traditional kabuki drama is set to be demolished next month.