JR East commuters walk past a Shibuya station signboard on April 27, 2016, Tokyo, Japan, East Japan Railway Co. will start adding letters and numbers to station signboards to make it easier for foreigners to travel by train. JR East plans to completely update its station signboards and other displays by the end of the year. Tokyo Metro and other railway companies have already modified their station signboards. Tokyo will host the 2020 Olympic and Paralympics Games. (Photo by Rodrigo Reyes Marin/AFLO)

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Japan Rail to add letters and numbers to station signboards
JR East commuters walk past a Shibuya station signboard on April 27, 2016, Tokyo, Japan, East Japan Railway Co. will start adding letters and numbers to station signboards to make it easier for foreigners to travel by train. JR East plans to completely update its station signboards and other displays by the end of the year. Tokyo Metro and other railway companies have already modified their station signboards. Tokyo will host the 2020 Olympic and Paralympics Games. (Photo by Rodrigo Reyes Marin/AFLO)

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Date 27 Apr 2016
Location: Tokyo Japan
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