Yen at 130 against dollar would normally fuel visitor numbers
Senior LDP figure calls for end to restrictions on travelers
May 10, 2022, 9:00 PM UTC
Japan’s economy is missing out on the key benefactors a sharply weaker yen would normally attract: foreign tourists.
Prime Minister Fumio Kishida recently indicated that a relaxation of border measures would allow back the first leisure visitors to Japan in more than two years.