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Japan tourism shaken to its core

Japan tourism shaken to its core

REUTERS File photo: A resident surveys the damage to the surroundings of Genkakujima island, north of Fukuoka. Tokyo- Hideo Kawata, the manager in charge of Kumamoto Castle on the island of Kyushu, thought he would never witness one of Japan's top ... IOL, 1 day ago
Have a ball! ­ Korea Joongang Daily, 1 day ago
International Business Times UK

Japan visitors etiquette guide includes No farting in public

Image by Marques via ShutterStock Hokkaido Tourism Organization released a brochure that serves as visitors etiquette guide to achieve a peaceful and fresh environment Unacceptable behavior includes speaking loudly in public, jumping queues, ...
 Kicker Daily News2 hours ago Japan tells Chinese tourists to stop farting and burping in public  International Business Times UK2 days ago Japan: Hokkaido tourism board tells Chinese visitors to avoid farting in public  Asian Correspondent1 day ago Japan wants tourists to stop burping and farting in public days ago

Roundup: 12,000 more buildings "dangerous" in Japan's quake-ravaged southwest, Abe calls for swift financial aid

Japan's Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism Ministry said Saturday that according to municipal reports more than 12,000 private residences and other buildings were considered to be "dangerous" and at risk of collapsing in regions reeling ... hours ago 12,000 more buildings "dangerous" in Japan's quake-ravaged southwest, Abe calls for swift financial aid  Xinhua News Agency8 hours ago 12000 more buildings 'dangerous' in Japan's quake-ravaged southwest, Abe calls for swift financial aid  Arabstoday.net5 hours ago XINHUA - Roundup: 12,000 more buildings "dangerous" in Japan's quake-ravaged southwest, Abe calls for swift financial aid  Namibia Press Agency8 hours ago
Washington Post

Japanese tourism guide explains to Chinese visitors why flatulence and stealing cutlery won't be tolerated

Chinese tourists get a bad rapabroad, but is their reputation a little exaggerated? Last year, the Japanese island ofHokkaido released a Chinese-language tourism etiquette leafletdesigned to explain the dos and don't of Japanese culture.Theleaflet, ...
 Washington Post1 day ago
Oman Observer

Kyushu-bound Chinese tourism takes limited hit from quakes

BEIJING -- Bookings for cruises to the earthquake-rattled southern Japanese island of Kyushu provide hope that the blow to tourism from China will be far less severe than after the devastating 2011 temblor in northeastern Japan. An estimated ...
 Nikkei Asian Review2 days ago Twin quakes hit growing tourism in southern Japan  Oman Observer2 days ago Southwest Japan struck by mounting travel cancellations  Nikkei Asian Review1 week ago Kyushu quakes hit region's tourism sector  Japan Times1 week ago

'Condescending' tourist guide revised

Tourism officials in northern Japan have revised a visitor guide designed for Chinese tourists after it was criticised as being condescending. Originally titled Common Sense When Travelling in Hokkaido, the Chinese-language booklet featured ...
 BBC4 days ago Hokkaido Tourism Organization Creates Controversial Travel Etiquette Guide  TAXI1 day ago Hokkaido rewrites 'condescending' etiquette guide targeted at Chinese tourists  Japan Times4 days ago

American Becomes Japan's First Salaried Foreign Ninja

A region of Japan looking to use "ninja" warriors to boost tourism has made an American man the first foreigner to draw a salary for joining the ranks of the stealth assassins. Aichi prefecture in central Japan had been seeking six full-time ninja -- the ...
 NDTV4 weeks ago Meet Chris, the first Westerner to be officially employed as a ninja  MSN UK5 days ago American Ninja: Japan's Sole Foreign Shinobi Shows His Skills  Sputnik2 days ago

Japan to help Malaysia improve rail transport in the country

KUALA LUMPUR: The Japan Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism Ministry will assist Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD) to improve the railway transportation in Malaysia. SPAD chairman Tan Sri Syed Hamid Albar (pix) said Malaysia would ...
 The Sun Daily1 day ago Japan transport minister wants Mitsubishi to consider buying back cars - Kyodo  Yahoo! Finance1 week ago Various MoUs with Japan and Russia in the various fields of Railways  Business Standard1 month ago
Nikkei Asian Review

Kyushu's tourism industry will be counting the cost for months to come

TOKYO-- Built in the early 17th century, Kumamoto Castle is considered one of the most beautiful castles in Japan. It has also seen its share of history. Japan's last civil war took place there when, nine years after the Meiji Restoration, ...
 Nikkei Asian Review1 week ago

Japan Quake Disrupts Tourism Link

Japan's biggest earthquake since March 2011 hit the country during its peak travel season. Tourist groups from China, Taiwan and South Korea have scrapped trips to the region and more cancellations are expected. Bloomberg's Brian Fowler reports on ...
 Bloomberg1 week ago Japan Quakes Damage Castle, Unnerve Tourists as Deaths Rise  Bloomberg1 week ago
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