Passengers in Tokyo's Haneda airport on the first day of the government's travel subsidy campaign. Photo: Kyodo News via Getty Images Passengers in Tokyo's Haneda airport on the first day of the government's travel subsidy campaign. Photo: Kyodo News via Getty Images
Passengers in Tokyo's Haneda airport on the first day of the government's travel subsidy campaign. Photo: Kyodo News via Getty Images

‘Swindled’: discount scheme to boost domestic Japanese tourism delivers twin blow to Tokyo as coronavirus infections rise in the city

  • Japan’s plan to boost tourism has fallen flat in Tokyo after a spike of new coronavirus infections in the city
  • Tokyo residents were removed from the scheme, and its tourist businesses hit with cancellations

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Passengers in Tokyo's Haneda airport on the first day of the government's travel subsidy campaign. Photo: Kyodo News via Getty Images Passengers in Tokyo's Haneda airport on the first day of the government's travel subsidy campaign. Photo: Kyodo News via Getty Images
Passengers in Tokyo's Haneda airport on the first day of the government's travel subsidy campaign. Photo: Kyodo News via Getty Images
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