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Japanese keen to invest in Saudi entertainment, tourism sectors

Japanese keen to invest in Saudi entertainment, tourism sectors

TOKYO: There is a genuine interest among Japanese companies to invest in Saudi Arabia’s rapidly growing entertainment and tourism industries, with some planning to set up their own operations in the Kingdom soon, according to Saudi officials. Avex, a major Japanese company in the entertainment industry, is planning on “launching ...

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Japanese hotels switch to bigger rooms to lure tourist families

TOKYO — Japanese real estate developers are building more hotels with larger rooms as they seek to capitalize on the country’s ongoing tourism boom. With more people coming to Japan with friends and family for sight-seeing, and fewer individuals coming for business, demand for hotel rooms that can accommodate four ...

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Tourism Min. meets JATA head at Tourism Expo Japan 2019

Tourism Min. meets JATA head at Tourism Expo Japan 2019

CAIRO – 27 October 2019: Tourism Minister Rania al-Mashat has met with Chairman of the Japan Association of Travel Agents (JATA) Hiromi Tagawa during her participation in the Tourism Expo Japan 2019, held in Osaka. The Egyptian minister highlighted that the tourism industry grew by 16.5 percent in 2018, according ...

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Chinese tourism to Japan hits record highs

Chinese tourism to Japan hits record highs

A boat cruise along Dotonbori Canal passes the popular Glico Man billboard in Osaka. Japan is a favourite destination for Chinese tourists as they skip Hong Kong and Taiwan. (Photo by Karnjana Karnjanatawe) Li Yue and his wife were once frequent visitors to Hong Kong, travelling from the southern Chinese ...

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Asian yen for Japanese tourism proves a mixed blessing

TOKYO — The Japanese economy is enjoying a nice bump from the rising tide of foreign tourists, with the number of travelers topping the government-set target of 10 million in 2013 and more than 30 million in 2018. Experts are attributing the boom to rising incomes in Asia and Tokyo’s ...

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Visit The West Village’s Newest Parisien Coffee Shop

Visit The West Village's Newest Parisien Coffee Shop

Maison Kitsuné, the Parisien cult fashion-brand and music label with shops all over the world, is opening one of its popular mainstay cafés in New York City. Making a home in the West Village, Café Kitsuné—complete with a bar, restaurant, and adjoining showroom—will open its doors on November 7. The ...

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