17 Jul '11, 2pm

100 S'porean students to help promote Japan: TO WOO more Singaporeans back to recent earthquake-hit Japan, more

100 S'porean students to help promote Japan: TO WOO more Singaporeans back to recent earthquake-hit Japan, more

From left: Ms Faith Lim Yuan, 21, Ms Lim Meng Jiat, 22, Mr Tan Pengru, 23, Mr Motonari Adachi, Ms Evon Too, 23, and Mr Christopher Tang, 22. The Japan National Tourism Organisation is sponsoring 100 students to visit the tsunami-hit region of Tohoku in Japan, in the hope that they will be travel ambassadors for the area. -- ST PHOTO: ALPHONSUS CHERN TO WOO more Singaporeans back to recent earthquake-hit Japan, more than $500,000 will be spent on an all-expenses-paid, eight-day trip next month for 100 tertiary students here. Mr Motonari Adachi, executive director of Japan National Tourism Organisation (JNTO) Singapore, said the aim of the Youth Ambassador For Tohoku project is to get them to spread the message to other Singaporeans that most of the affected areas in Tohoku are 'back to normal' and that the food and water are safe. Japan was hit by a massive quake and tsunam...

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