Gearing up for 2020 Olympics, Japan breaks tourism record

Tokyo (AFP) – A record number of tourists visited Japan last year, the government said Friday, as the country gears up to welcome the world to the Olympic Games in Tokyo in 2020. Some 28.7 million foreign tourists entered Japan in 2017, meaning the country …
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