tourism sector

Found 3 posts tagged with ‘tourism sector’.


Signs of recovery in 2010 for the Tourism Sector

Oct 11th, 2009 Posted in News | Read the full story

According to the World Tourism Organization (WTO), the negative trend in international tourism that emerged during the second half of 2008 intensified in 2009 under the impact of the rapid deterioration of the world economy, combined in various destinations with the effects of the influenza A(H1N1) outbreak this spring is ...


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 ...