Hawai‘i is on track for another record year in tourism in 2016. So is Japan—and government and business leaders there are adopting a new strategy to push their visitor numbers even higher. HPR’s Bill Dorman has more in today’s Asia Minute.
If you think “Pokemon Go” got people moving, wait till you hear about the latest tourism draw in Japan. It’s related—built around the popular Japanese themes of anime and manga. Anime is animation—but also so much more.