Japan Outbound Tourism Council

Don’t Miss the Deadline of Japan Tourism Awards 2018!

The Japan Tourism Awards recognizes exceptional achievements and best practices in six categories related to outbound, inbound and domestic travel. Apply for the 2018 awards by May 31st and get a chance at winning an award in one of the following categories: Field of Outbound Travel Travel Business Category Regional Category Media Category Field of… Continue reading Don’t Miss the Deadline of Japan Tourism Awards 2018!

Japan Outbound Tourism Council

What Does the Future Hold?

Though nobody can give a persuasive answer to the above question, we have been trying to guess and foresee future developments and possible threats for the industry based on the information we have available at present. The members of Japan Outbound Tourism Council gathered to exchange information, ideas and opinions about stimulating Japanese outbound travel… Continue reading What Does the Future Hold?

Japan Outbound Tourism Council

Are We Up To the Task?

The Asia Sub-committee of the Japan Outbound Tourism Council (JOTC) was concluded last week, giving a clear picture of what JATA has not accomplished yet and what it needs to work for. While everybody was clear on the point that group package tours sustain travel agencies and contribute to the well-being of local communities in… Continue reading Are We Up To the Task?