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Japan: Cutting-edge hotel replaces robot workers with humans

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17.01.2019

A HIGH-TECH hotel in Japan which boasts being largely staffed by robots is doing away with many of its automatons, replacing humans to perform their tasks instead.

The Henn-na Hotel chain recently confirmed that the androids would be phased out because they broke down easily, were costly to maintain, and annoyed guests.

The hotel said human staff would soon replace robots that act as front-desk staff, cleaners, porters and in-room assistants.

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