Sakamoto Maaya Releases All Songs On Music Streaming Services

Sakamoto Maaya releases all songs on music streaming services

Sakamoto Maaya has released all of her songs on music streaming services. 

Sakamoto released her latest album "Kyou dake no Ongaku" on November 27. To commemorate this occasion, all songs released over the past 25 years are now available on music streaming services. 

Toshiba To Form Alliance For Iot Services

Toshiba to form alliance for IoT services

Toshiba announced plans on Tuesday for an alliance of more than 100 firms and organizations that will develop Internet of Things services.

Major companies such as Softbank and Kyocera, start-up firms and universities are among those expected to join the ifLink Open Community.

Most Transportation Services Back To Normal

Most transportation services back to normal

Railway services in the Tokyo area have returned to normal from the first run on Monday after Typhoon Hagibis caused disruptions over the weekend.

Shinkansen bullet trains were running as normal on Monday on the Tokaido, Tohoku, Akita and Joetsu lines.

Hagibis Causes Stoppage Of Water Services

Hagibis causes stoppage of water services

Almost 14,000 households in eight prefectures are without water supplies in the wake of the storm Hagibis.

As of 5:00 a.m. Sunday, 4,540 households in Marumori in Miyagi Prefecture do not have tap water service. Also 4,200 households in Tsukubamirai in Ibaraki Prefecture, 1,200 in Kanra in Gunma Prefecture and Yamakita in Kanagawa Prefecture are without tap water.

Most Private Railway Services Resume

Most private railway services resume

Railway operators in the greater Tokyo are resuming local train services on Sunday morning in the wake of Typhoon Hagibis.

Private railway operators Keisei, Keio, Tokyu, Seibu, Tobu, Sotetsu, Tokyo Tama Intercity Monorail, Rinkai, Yurikamome, Tokyo Monorail, Tsukuba Express, Keikyu, Tokyo Metro and the Tokyo Metropolitan Government's subway have resumed all or part of their services.

Many Railway Services Out On Sunday Morning

Many railway services out on Sunday morning

Railway operators in greater Tokyo will halt Shinkansen and most local train services on Sunday morning for safety checks in the wake of Typhoon Hagibis.

East Japan Railway, or JR East, says all of its local lines will be out of operation at least until around noon.

Most Railway Services Out On Sunday Morning

Most railway services out on Sunday morning

Railway operators in greater Tokyo will halt shinkansen and most local train services on Sunday morning for safety checks in the wake of Typhoon Hagibis.

East Japan Railway, or JR East, says all of its local lines will be out of operation at least until around noon.

Rail Services In Greater Tokyo To Be Halted

Rail services in greater Tokyo to be halted

The approaching Typhoon Hagibis will make railway services almost completely unavailable in the greater Tokyo area on Saturday.

East Japan Railway has decided to cease operations on some of its local lines in and out of Tokyo as well as a part of Shizuoka Prefecture from 9 a.m.

Jr West To Cancel Some Bullet Train Services

JR West to cancel some bullet train services

The West Japan Railway Company says it will cancel some Sanyo Shinkansen bullet trains on Saturday due to Typhoon Hagibis.

The train operator said on Friday that services between Shin-Osaka and Okayama stations will be canceled except for some trains in the morning.

Jr East To Suspend Some Services

JR East to suspend some services

East Japan Railway Company says it will start suspending services on some train lines in the Greater Tokyo area and Shizuoka Prefecture from 9 a.m. on Saturday due to Typhoon Hagibis.

The company also says it will reduce the number of Tohoku, Yamagata, Akita, Hokuriku and Joetsu Shinkansen bullet trains departing after 11 a.m., and will suspend all services later in the day.