Geared up for death services

Visitors viewing a Mitsuoka limousine type V hearse on display at the Life Ending Industry Expo 2015 in Tokyo this week. More than 200 companies involved in end-of-life businesses, such as undertakers, are participating in the exhibition.
PHOTO: AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE

Visitors viewing a Mitsuoka limousine type V hearse on display at the Life Ending Industry Expo 2015 in Tokyo this week. More than 200 companies involved in end-of-life businesses, such as undertakers, are participating in the exhibition.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on December 10, 2015, with the headline 'Geared up for death services'. Print Edition | Subscribe