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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 ...


Global tourism falls 8 percent

Jul 28th, 2009 Posted in News | Read the full story

According to figures published by The United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), the worldwide tourism is suffering a wider than expected contraction. International visitor numbers slumped 8 percent year-on-year to April, and are predicted to 5-6 percent over the whole of 2009. The UNWTO had previously forecast a 2 ...