In Japan, we launched a program to support domestic tourism

The program of support of domestic tourism Go To Travel came into effect in Japan except Tokyo, the capital, was excluded from the program due to the unfavorable epidemiological situation – a record of continuous growth diseases COVID-19.

"In any case, care should be taken to avoid concentrations of people in close unventilated room. We ask the public to assist in this. A course for serious recovery of economic activity remains unchanged," - told reporters the Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. His words are quoted by TV channel NHK.

The programme involves the provision by state of discounts to half the cost per day per person for transport and accommodation within a 20 thousand yen (186 dollars) during a multi-day journeys and not more than 10 thousand yen (93 dollars) for travel on one day. One-third of the amount of compensation will be issued in the form of vouchers to buy Souvenirs and visit restaurants during tourist trips. Participating in the campaign industry and enterprise assessment of its scale in 189,5 billion yen ($1.771 billion).

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