Tag: Japan travel

Nine countries put Japan on ‘do not go’ list due to coronavirus spread

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 22, 2020 01:35

Nine countries called for travel restrictions to Japan, Japanese Foreign Minister Motegi Toshimitsu said during a press conference in Tokyo. As of today, Micronesia, Tonga, Samoa, Israel, Kiribati, Solomon Islands, ... Read More

Japan Tourism: 2019 foreign visitor numbers highest on record

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 8, 2020 00:15

In 2019, Japan enjoyed its highest foreign visitor numbers on record, rounding off a ten year period of growth in the nation's tourism sector. Japan's 2019 Tourist Travel Boom in ... Read More

Business travel etiquette: Cultural customs in popular destinations

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 5, 2019 18:45

Corporate travel continues to be an essential part of any business and statistics highlight the industry is continuing to grow, with the average travel spend for European businesses more than ... Read More

UNWTO highlights Gastronomy Tourism in Japan

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 27, 2019 15:18

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), the Japan Travel and Tourism Association (JTTA) and Gurunavi have released the new UNWTO Report on Gastronomy Tourism: The Case of Japan. At present, the ... Read More

H.I.S. reports full year results

editor editor- December 9, 2016 21:20

H.I.S. Co., Ltd., a leading travel and airline ticket agency, has announced results for the full year ended October 31, 2016. Read More

Japan tourism rebounds strongly

editor editor- December 15, 2011 05:20

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) announced the launch of the 3rd of 4 quarterly reports about Japan’s recovery for the travel and tourism industry following the Tohoku Tsunami ... Read More

UNWTO Secretary-General and WTTC President meet Japanese Prime Minister

editor editor- October 6, 2011 08:18

Meeting with Japan´s Prime Minister, Yoshihiko Noda, UNWTO Secretary-General, Taleb Rifai, has called for the continued international support of the country’s tourism sector (October 4-6, 2011, Jap Read More

Additional airlift from Asia to Hawaii begins this month

editor editor- September 3, 2011 04:45

HONOLULU, Hawaii - As an island state, Hawai'i is dependent on the airline industry to provide adequate airlift to and from the Hawaiian islands that supports the foundation of the ... Read More

Tourism delegation on a mission to rediscover Japan

editor editor- June 21, 2011 04:07

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

Quick action needed to replace lost business from Japan

editor editor- April 27, 2011 02:00

HONOLULU, Hawaii - Earlier this week I sent the following letter to Hawaii’s Congressional Delegation and Hawaii Governor Neil Abercrombie. Read More

World Travel and Tourism Council urges support for Japan tourism

editor editor- April 19, 2011 03:19

World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) President and CEO David Scowsill recently met with tourism officials in Japan, and the main message he had to deliver to foreign governments is ... Read More