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posted by  Yubi | 6 years, 7 months ago in Gaijin

The Japanese government is looking for ways to get foreign tourists to spend more money while visiting the country. Tourists are not spending as much as they used to.

Government sources say officials are planning to simplify the program to refund the consumption tax to foreign tourists with changes to go into effect next April.