Japan fighting tourism-related scams to rip off visitors from abroad

Mar 5, 2017

Japan fighting tourism-related scams to rip off visitors from abroad

The government has begun cracking down on unauthorized tourist-related businesses that are allegedly taking advantage of visitors from abroad. Such scams include travel agencies that involve "land operators" (tour service operators), that arrange lodging, shopping and other holiday activities. Shady land operators, for example, may ...