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Indonesia aims 10 million tourists mark for 2015

Indonesia is currently targeting the 10 million tourists mark for the year 2015, despite a temporary setback that occurred when airports across Java and Bali were shut down due to volcanic ash. The latest data records the arrival of at least 850,000 tourists in August. According to the Indonesian Central Statistics Agency, this marks an […]

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Japan Tourism aims for 10 million foreign tourists this year

Japan has witnessed a rise in tourist arrivals this year with a record 9,07,000 foreign tourist visits, an increase of 17.1 per cent compared to the same period of last year. Mr. Naruhito Kubo, Japan Tourism Agency commissioner said that if the present trend continues, 10.14 million foreign tourists will visit Japan this year, a […]

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Cat station master adds $10m to Japanese town’s coffers

The railway authorities of Kishikawa town in Japan have given Tama the cat the title of Super Station Master and built her a cushy home at the train station. Tama has attracted a large number of tourists to Kishikawa and boosted the local economy by $10 million. Source: CNN

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