JR Central Chairman Emeritus Kasai dies aged 81

Yoshiyuki Kasai

JAPAN: Yoshiyuki Kasai, Chairman Emeritus of Central Japan Railway, has died at the age of 81. Kasai was instrumental in the break-up and part privatisation of Japanese National Railways in 1987. He wrote a detailed personal account of the process in a book entitled Japanese National Railways — its Break-up ...

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