Why did Japan’s largest train operator open a co-working space in Singapore?

If you’ve travelled to Japan before, you’re likely to have taken a JR train before. Did you know that the railway company JR East opened a co-working space One&Co in Singapore back in 2019?

Akadot TV spoke with general manager Izumi Takatoki to find out the objectives behind their expansion to Singapore, and how they plan to support both Singaporean and Japanese businesses by providing a platform for new working styles in times of Covid-19.

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A filmmaker who documents Japanese-Singapore stories.
When not on set or editing, I'm likely to be watching Japanese TV & movies while munching on Calbee's seaweed chips.
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