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Apple to Open its First Store in Kyoto, Japan this Saturday

Apple will open its first retail store in Kyoto, a cultural and technological hub for Japan, this Saturday. The brick-and-mortar retail store is located on the Shij? Dori street, which has been Kyoto’s main shopping corridor since the 1600s. The grand opening celebration will be held Saturday, August 25, at 10 am local time, according to...

Apple to Build Cutting-Edge R&D Centre in Japan, Says Prime Minister

Apple has plans to build a "cutting-edge" new research and development centre in Japan, the Japanese Prime Minister, Abe Shinzo, announced on Tuesday. "Apple has decided to undertake cutting-edge R&D in Japan," Jiji news service quoted Abe as saying in a campaign speech outside of Tokyo ahead of Sunday’s general election. "It will be formally...