economic recession

Found 3 posts tagged with ‘economic recession’.


Rhodes popular to British holidaymakers

Sep 5th, 2009 Posted in News | Read the full story

August charter arrivals data show that despite the economic recession, Rhodes remains a popular destination for the British holidaymakers. With 49.590 passengers (-10,52%) are at the top of the list of the arrivals followed by the Italians with 41.991 passengers (- 16%) and the Germans (-3%). At the same ...


Record increase contrary to predictions

Jun 2nd, 2009 Posted in News | Read the full story

A report by the Institute for Touristic Research and Forecasts (ITEP) published on Monday show that the island of Rhodes recorded a 26.4% increase in tourism arrivals in the first four months of 2009 (the Dodecanese islands are up 18.5% ). The same report states that based on available figures ...


Crisis in the tourism sector?

Oct 29th, 2008 Posted in News | Read the full story

The world wide economic recession has its repercussions to the tourism sector. During the month of September a marked reduction of incoming tourism was observed in major European destinations. Greece reports a 4,8% decrease in flight arrivals in total while Spain reported reported a -2,2% at the Balearic islands, the ...