Ministry backs down

LAST December we reported the Japanese Ministry of Transport’s strong desire to push through legislation that would allow full privatisation of the three Japan Rail Group companies on Honshu. We suggested that one or two obstacles may prohibit rapid progress towards the ministry’s goal, despite strong backing from JR East ...

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