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Japan National Tourism Organization

  • Type: Tourism Authorities

Introduction

JNTO is a statutory quasi-governmental agency tasked with promoting Japan as travel destination overseas under the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (MLIT) of Japan.  JNTO was established in 1964 where the Tokyo Olympic Games were held originally to provide information to incoming foreign visitors to Japan.  Today, with its global network of 21 overseas offices, JNTO’s scope of work has expanded to market research, media relations, assistance to...

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Latest News

Japan’s on track...and on budget

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Increasing low-cost carrier activity is helping Japan to shrug off the doldrums of the past and emerge as a strong destination once again.

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Agreement opens Tokyo Haneda to new daytime Transpacific flights

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Under the current agreement, US airlines have a total of four slot pairs (four arrivals and four departures) for service to and from Haneda, which...

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