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Year-End, New Year Travelers Projected to Hit Record High

Year-End, New Year Travelers Projected to Hit Record High

   Tokyo, Dec. 6 (Jiji Press)--The number of people in Japan who will take overnight or longer trips during the year-end and New Year holiday period is projected to hit an all-time high for the first time in three years, major Japanese travel agency JTB Corp. said Thursday.
   The number of people departing on such trips between Dec. 23 and Jan. 3 is expected to grow 1.2 pct from a year earlier to 30,628,000, according to the company.

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