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Tokyo Program Urges Citizens to Go to Work Earlier to Reduce Train Congestion

In a bid to reduce overcrowding on trains during the morning rush, the local government of Tokyo has launched a campaign that encourages commuters to travel to work earlier than usual.

Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike initiated the Jisa Biz campaign, which means “time-lag business,” to influence workers to adjust their travel schedules and improve train congestions in the run-up to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics, Japan Times reports.

Chinese Metro Line Now Records Passengers’ Faces With 4K Security Cameras

Grainy surveillance footages are so 2017. China is opening the new year by implementing real-time, high-resolution 4K surveillance cameras in a wealthy city in the province of Guangdong.

Guangzhou’s metro line is now being touted as the first subway system in the world with a surveillance system so advanced real-time footage can be fed to the control room in ultra-high definition quality.