Nikkei -- Apr 21
Japan will ease visa requirements for Chinese travelers on May 8, the Foreign Ministry announced Friday.
The government will introduce a three-year, multiple-entry visa that allows Chinese people with "sufficient financial capability" and their families to visit Japan as many times as they like.
News source: Nikkei
On a day in early February that saw a dusting of snow, about 70 people from 11 countries visited Aizuwakamatsu in Fukushima Prefecture. The visitors - from countries including France, Spain and Italy - were participating in a tour organized by Tokyo-based travel agency Miki Tourist Co. (the-japan-news.com)