Tag: japan tourism

Japan’s ancient capital Kyoto tells tourists to stay away
Travel Safety & Emergencies

Japan’s ancient capital Kyoto tells tourists to stay away

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 11, 2020

Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike said she was targeting a range of businesses for shutdowns from Saturday during a month-long emergency ... Read More

Tourism boom: Japan to see highest growth in international arrivals by 2022
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Tourism boom: Japan to see highest growth in international arrivals by 2022

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 24, 2020

The tourism industry is forecast to maintain steady growth up to 2022, driven by the rise of middle and upper ... Read More

What makes Japan hottest 2020 travel destination?
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What makes Japan hottest 2020 travel destination?

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 18, 2020

The Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO) announced that more than 31 million overseas travelers visited Japan in 2019, marking it ... Read More

Five places in Japan you haven’t visited before
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Five places in Japan you haven’t visited before

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 4, 2019

As travelers from around the world flock to Japan's hotspots like Tokyo, Kyoto and Osaka ahead of the 2020 Olympics, ... Read More

Japan’s Miyagi Prefecture emerges as trending adventure travel destination
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Japan’s Miyagi Prefecture emerges as trending adventure travel destination

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 27, 2019

From its dramatic coastline cliffs to its picturesque mountain ranges, Japan's lesser-known Miyagi Prefecture boasts some of the country's best ... Read More

Japan Tourism launches new website and video series
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Japan Tourism launches new website and video series

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 5, 2019

The Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO) has announced the launch of a new website and video series dedicated to the ... Read More

Japan Tourism breaks visitor record
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Japan Tourism breaks visitor record

editor editor- January 17, 2019

The Japan National Tourism Organization announced that more than 30 million overseas travelers visited Japan in 2018. Read More

Suicide Tourism: A popular tourist destination in Japan with a dark reputation
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Suicide Tourism: A popular tourist destination in Japan with a dark reputation

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 30, 2018

Suicide Tourism is a very dark side of tourism one better not mention. Therefore the  Japan National Tourism Organization will ... Read More

Japan: the road to recovery a year after the quake
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Japan: the road to recovery a year after the quake

editor editor- March 26, 2012

Professor Tomohiko Taniguchi is on a tour of Europe in his role as Japan's "Kizuna Ambassador" to speak about his ... Read More

Japan tourism aims to top pre-earthquake arrivals record
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Japan tourism aims to top pre-earthquake arrivals record

editor editor- March 8, 2012

Japan’s travel and tourism industry is forecast to stage a complete recovery following last year’s earthquake and tsunami during the ... Read More

Japan tourism rebounds strongly
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Japan tourism rebounds strongly

editor editor- December 15, 2011

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) announced the launch of the 3rd of 4 quarterly reports about Japan’s recovery ... Read More

UNWTO Secretary-General and WTTC President meet Japanese Prime Minister
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UNWTO Secretary-General and WTTC President meet Japanese Prime Minister

editor editor- October 6, 2011

Meeting with Japan´s Prime Minister, Yoshihiko Noda, UNWTO Secretary-General, Taleb Rifai, has called for the continued international support of the ... Read More

ITB Asia to rally travel industry to help Japan recover
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ITB Asia to rally travel industry to help Japan recover

editor editor- October 4, 2011

SINGAPORE – Messe Berlin (Singapore), organizer of ITB Asia, "The Trade Show for the Asian Travel Market," has announced that ... Read More

Tourism delegation on a mission to rediscover Japan
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Tourism delegation on a mission to rediscover Japan

editor editor- June 21, 2011

LEXINGTON, Kentucky - Japan’s tourism infrastructure is nearing a full recovery from the March 11 earthquake and tsunami. Read More

A new tourism authority for Japan
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A new tourism authority for Japan

editor editor- October 8, 2008

TOKYO (eTN) - Japan’s best-kept secret is probably its success to attract more foreign travelers to the country over the ... Read More

71% of foreign tourists enticed by Japan’s food
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71% of foreign tourists enticed by Japan’s food

editor editor- December 19, 2007

(eTN) - Eating Japanese food is the most commonly stated reason for visiting Japan among overseas tourists, according to a ... Read More