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Japan ski resorts brace for harsh winter as local gov't steps up aid, visitor offers
NAGANO -- The winter sports season is almost upon us, but its popularity has waned compared to before, with visitors to central Japan's Nagano Prefecture, home to a number of ski resorts, on a downward trend. Worse still, this year has seen the industry pressed further by problems from the coronavirus. Amid the current troubles, how will the skiing industry and local governments overcome this season's challenges?