SPANISH TOURISM NEEDS MORE REGULATION AND INVESTMENT

In the context of the optimistic data reported by the hotel sector in Spain predicting even more profitable summer than in 2016, there are several threats to the stability of the Spanish tourism indus...

TOURISM JOBS IN SPAIN GROW 8% IN MARCH

Cecilia Garland -
Barcelona, the Balearic Islands and Madrid account for more than 64% of the total volume of tourism jobs in Spain....

MAURITIUS TOURISM NEEDS 600 NEW HOTEL ROOMS

Denise Chen -
The year 2016 has been off to a great start for the Mauritius tourism industry. To maintain the growth, it is essential to increase the hotel portfolio, said the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of ...

HIGH TAXES TO IMPACT GREEK TOURISM

Wayne M. Gore -
Greek tourism is booming. Since 2013 the industry has been setting new records every year. It is soon expected to make up a quarter of the country’s GDP. However, the new high taxes might have a negat...

LODGING TAX IN QUEBEC INCREASED TO 3.5%

Samuel Dorsi -
The lodging tax imposed on overnight stays in tourist establishments has now been standardized across the entire province of Quebec to rise to 3.5%. Previously, each region could choose to impose on c...