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The number of Japanese visiting Singapore plunged 51 percent to 36,000 in October from a year earlier in the wake of the Sept. 11 terror attacks in the United States, according to monthly trade data released Monday by the Singapore Tourism Board.

The drop marked a continuation in falling arrivals that started in March due to Japan’s ailing economy.

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