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Tokyo’s World Trade Center Building closes for demolition

Asahi News 30 Jun 2021
Tokyo's World Trade Center Building, which at 152 meters high was Japan’s tallest building when it was completed in 1970, is shutting for good on June 30 for demolition ... The building is the terminal station for the Tokyo Monorail to Haneda Airport and nearby Hamamatsucho Station is also only three stops from Tokyo Station.

Korea’s ‘innotech’ economy maddens analog Japan

Asiatimes 16 Jun 2021
TOKYO – If you’re wondering why South Korea’s economy is outperforming Japan’s in 2021 by such a wide margin, events at drugmaker Celltrion offer some timely clues ... Tokyo wowed the globe with neon-lit skylines, futuristic stadiums and monorails, cutting-edge telecommunications and game-changing bullet trains.

Super Nintendo World Has Super Mario-themed Train | Game Rant

Game Rant 27 Jan 2021
Super Nintendo World was initially slated to open prior to the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, but both the 2020 Olympics and Nintendo ... Trains and monorails taking travelers to and from the Tokyo Disney Resort are dressed in Mickey ears and sometimes other limited-time decorations.

Winter illuminations 2019

Stars and Stripes 08 Nov 2019
TOKYO MEGA ILLUMINATION 2019 (Tokyo) ... 2-minute walk from Oi Keibajo-mae Station on the Tokyo Monorail; 03-3762-5230; TOKYO DOME CITY WINTER ILLUMINATION 2019 (Tokyo) ... 03-5800-9999; TOKYO SKYTREE DREAM CHRISTMAS 2019 (Tokyo) ... 0570-55-0634;

Japan's oldest monorail in Tokyo zoo makes final run

Kyodo 31 Oct 2019
Japan's oldest monorail, which has operated at a Tokyo zoo since 1957, made its final run on Thursday, with fans bidding a fond farewell ... to take pictures and board the two-car-monorail that runs 330 meters between western and eastern parts of Tokyo Zoological Gardens.

Ueno Zoo’s famous monorail halts service after over 60 years

Japan Times 31 Oct 2019
The much-loved monorail at Tokyo’s Ueno Zoo halted its service on Thursday, after more than 60 years in operation, due to the aging of the ... .

Typhoon Hagibis death toll rises to 40: Kyodo tally

Kyodo 14 Oct 2019
Local trains in Tokyo, surrounding areas. JR trains  Tokyo Metro Toei Subway  Odakyu Line (including RomanceCar)  Keio Line  Seibu Line ... Tokyo Monorail  ... 5 dead after Panamanian ship sinks in typhoon-hit Tokyo Bay.

Typhoon Hagibis: Suspension of trains, flights in Japan

Kyodo 11 Oct 2019
TOKYO - The following are trains and flights scheduled to be suspended due to a powerful typhoon that is on course to strike Tokyo and other areas of eastern Japan this weekend ... JR trains Tokyo metropolitan area, from 9 a.m ... Local trains in Tokyo, surrounding areas ... Tokyo Monorail .

Game for the Games, with tempered buzz

The Hindu 21 Sep 2019
In preparation, Tokyo had undergone one of the most explosive urban transformations in history, including the construction of 10,000 office and residential buildings, 100 km of superhighways, a $55 million monorail from the airport into downtown Tokyo, four new five-star hotels, and a billion-dollar bullet train.

Clock ticking on enjoying one of top night views of Tokyo skyline

Asahi News 02 Sep 2019
For almost 50 years, one of the most mesmerizing night views of Tokyo skyscrapers has captivated visitors to a famed observatory in the heart of the capital ... The Seaside Top observatory is directly linked to Hamamatsucho Station on the JR and Tokyo Monorail lines and Daimon Station on the Toei Oedo Line.

Tokyo’s Ueno Zoo monorail tested urban transportation system for new era

The Japan News 15 Aug 2019
According to the Tokyo metropolitan government, about 1.1 million passengers use the monorail annually ... Ueno Zoo is run by the Tokyo Zoological Park Society, while the monorail is operated by the Bureau of Transportation of the Tokyo metropolitan government.

Tokyoites: tell us how your city is changing

The Guardian 06 Jun 2019
... new shinkansen “ bullet trains ” slashed the travel time to Osaka from just under seven hours to four, and a $55m monorail linked the flashy new Haneda International Airport to downtown Tokyo.
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