- Japan’s bullet train is one of the country’s most prominent icons.
- Locally called the Shinkansen, the bullet train has recently landed on the news for a totally different reason — ousted Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn reportedly fled Japan using the train, which he snuck onto while hidden.
- Follow Business Insider’s full coverage of Ghosn here.
The iconic image of majestic bullet train blasting past the snowcapped peaks of Mount Fuji has become a symbol of Japan’s growth into an economic and technological juggernaut.
Over the past half-century, the Bullet Train has become inextricably linked with the nation and the read more >>>
Source : BusinessInsider.Com