Japan aims to boost inbound visitors to 40m by 2020: PM Abe

[TOKYO] Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Wednesday he wants to boost inbound tourism to 40 million visits by 2020, doubling the number from last year, in a bid to boost retail sales and revitalise regional economies.

Mr Abe spoke after a meeting of cabinet ministers on promoting inbound tourism.

REUTERS

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