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Japan air bag maker in crisis used unique chemical explosive

October 27, 2014 - 23:31
The emerging crisis over air bags traces back to a little-known Japanese company that for over 20 years has supplied the safety devices to automakers including Toyota, Honda and General Motors. (
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Toyota stays No. 1 in global sales over VW, GM

October 27, 2014 - 23:09
Toyota kept its lead over rivals Volkswagen and General Motors as the world's top-selling automaker in the first nine months of the year, Monday reporting record sales of 7.615 million vehicles, up nearly 3 percent from the previous year. (The Japan News)
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The battle is on for the hearts and wallets of Japan's seniors

October 27, 2014 - 01:03
The model for retailing to a rapidly aging population resides on the fourth floor of a busy emporium on the eastern edge of metropolitan Tokyo. (
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