Aichi service area in Japan to offer halal foods for Muslim travelers

February 3, 2016 by · Comments Off on Aichi service area in Japan to offer halal foods for Muslim travelers 

TEHRAN, Feb. 2 — The Okazaki service area on the Shin Tomei Expressway will start selling halal bento (boxed meals) when it opens in February to accommodate the needs of a growing number of Muslim tourists.

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16.3-M foreigners visit Japan this year; duty-free shops surge

November 19, 2015 by · Comments Off on 16.3-M foreigners visit Japan this year; duty-free shops surge 

TOKYO, Nov. 18 — The number of foreign visitors to Japan this year marked an estimated record of 16.32 million as of October, the country's National Tourism Organization said Wednesday.

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