Biography of the Author Michiyo Ishida

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  1. Japan shops begin charging fees for plastic shopping bags | Video
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    Japan shops begin charging fees for plastic shopping bags | Video

    From Wednesday (Jul 1), shops in Japan will be required to charge a fee for plastic shopping bags, as part of efforts by the government to tackle ...
  2. Isetan Mitsukoshi CEO sees long road to recovery as COVID-19 hits retail supply chains | Video
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    Isetan Mitsukoshi CEO sees long road to recovery as COVID-19 hits retail supply chains | Video

    Japan’s largest department store operator Isetan Mitsukoshi saw sales plunge 78 per cent in April as it shut down all its stores due to the ...
  3. Japan's tourism-linked businesses explore new ideas to survive COVID-19 travel restrictions | Video
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    Japan's tourism-linked businesses explore new ideas to survive COVID-19 travel restrictions | Video

    Japan's tourism-related businesses are reinventing themselves to survive the impact of COVID-19 travel restrictions. CNA's Senior Correspondent ...
  4. Japan lifts travel restrictions across prefectures as COVID-19 fears ease | Video
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    Japan lifts travel restrictions across prefectures as COVID-19 fears ease | Video

    As new COVID-19 infections in Japan taper off, its government has withdrawn its request for people not to travel across prefectural lines. CNA's ...
  5. Crowded race as campaigning for Tokyo governor post begins | Video
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    Crowded race as campaigning for Tokyo governor post begins | Video

    Campaigning for the most powerful local political job in Japan has officially begun with more than 20 candidates vying to be the governor of Tokyo.
  6. Disaster mitigation driving surge in demand for electric vehicles in Japan | Video
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    Disaster mitigation driving surge in demand for electric vehicles in Japan | Video

    By 2040, more than half of all passenger vehicles sold will be electric vehicles, according to a Bloomberg forecast. CNA correspondent Michiyo ...
  7. Japan eases COVID-19 restrictions with businesses remaining cautious | Video
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    Japan eases COVID-19 restrictions with businesses remaining cautious | Video

    Japan is among several countries across Asia moving to ease COVID-19 restrictions in the hope of reviving the economy. But with the number of new ...
  8. Leisure boat operators in Tokyo hit hard by COVID-19 pandemic | Video
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    Leisure boat operators in Tokyo hit hard by COVID-19 pandemic | Video

    Even though Japan is no longer in a state of emergency, the country's tourism industry has been hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic, and leisure ...
  9. Toshiba pushes ahead with plan to recycle carbon dioxide | Video
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    Toshiba pushes ahead with plan to recycle carbon dioxide | Video

    The COVID-19 pandemic has not stopped industrial conglomerate Toshiba's plan to start a new operation to capture and store carbon dioxide. Michiyo ...
  10. Japan celebrates muted Golden Week over COVID-19 emergency | Video
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    Japan celebrates muted Golden Week over COVID-19 emergency | Video

    Japan's Golden Week Holidays, which stretches over eight days this year, is traditionally the peak travel season. But with the country in a state ...