Fourth Industrial Revolution

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Pope Francis gestures as he arrives to hold the Holy Mass at the National Stadium in Bangkok, Thailand. Japan is the next stop on the tour. Image: REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun

Hideto Sakai

Writer, Reuters

Akira Tomoshige

Writer, Reuters


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