Tag: Japan Tourism Agency

Japan Tourism Agency selects Charming Japanese Souvenir Contest winner

editor editor- March 26, 2013 08:38

TOKYO, Japan - Foreign judges from 15 countries and regions as well as experts from selected domestic sectors -- including sightseeing and distribution -- appointed to a panel of the ... Read More

Japan Tourism Agency goes after international events

editor editor- November 5, 2012 09:54

The Japan Tourism Agency plans to help municipalities attract international conferences and other events that would draw large numbers of visitors from around the world, according to officials. Read More

Japan releases Hello Kitty tourism app for iPhone

editor editor- September 4, 2012 04:29

TOKYO, Japan - On 3 September, Japan Tourism Agency released a free “Visit Japan with HELLO KITTY” iPhone app. Read More

Japan tourism bureau a bust as high Yen deters visits

editor editor- December 2, 2008 03:48

Japan set up its first national tourism agency on Oct. 1 to attract more Asian travelers. The timing could hardly have been worse. Read More

A new tourism authority for Japan

editor editor- October 8, 2008 06:41

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