By SUSUMU IMAIZUMI/ Staff Writer
October 16, 2021 at 07:00 JST
The much-ballyhooed magnetic levitation train line project linking Tokyo with Nagoya has been stuck in limbo since Shizuoka Prefecture refused to allow construction for what could be one of the world’s fastest trains. [Read More]
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