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Japanese tourists to Australia drop by 6 percent despite the lower dollar

Japanese tourist ready to travel with suitcase
Picture: Japanese suitcase ready to travel


"The number of visitors to Australia rose 4.5 per cent in November, suggesting the lower dollar may be delivering a much needed boost for tourism...The number of Japanese tourists declined by 6 per cent"

Source: Dollar looks to be a drawcard
By Lucille Keen
Australian Financial Review
Tuesday 14th January 2013, page 6