On April 21, the commercial building Kitte Hakata opened near JR Hakata Station. For about 40% of the 180 shops in the building, including the department store Marui, this is their first location in Kyushu. The building, which has 11 floors above ground and 3 underground, is directly connected to the nearby station and the JR Hakata City building. Approximately 80,000 people visited the building on opening day.
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