عربــى

EGX 30 14,220.47 -0.57%



South Korean tourists to Japan down 7.6% YoY in July amid trade row

South Korean tourists to Japan down 7.6% YoY in July amid trade row

The number of South Korean tourists visiting Japan fell in July, government data showed on Wednesday, the latest evidence of frayed ties between the Asian countries amid an escalating trade dispute.

Tourist arrivals from South Korea dropped 7.6% to 561,700, from 607,953 in the corresponding month last year, the Japan National Tourism Organization said.

Overall tourist arrivals from countries worldwide rose 5.6% during the month, the monthly data showed.Source: Reuters

#Related keywords

All rights reserved to Arab Finance 2015 ©

Back to top