National Oct 21, 2016

Japan still a developing nation in tourism: JTA chief

by Mizuho Aoki

Despite the visitor boom, Japan is still an "undeveloped country" when it comes to tourism, Japan Tourism Agency chief Akihiko Tamura said Friday. Inbound tourism rose around 30 percent annually from 2011 to 2015, according to agency data. But the revenue represents a mere 0.5 ...