TUNISIAN TOURISM: GOVERNMENT REJOICES, EXPERTS ARE SKEPTICAL

Tomas Haupt -
Tunisian tourism board announced positive results of the sector for 2016, describing the year as a return to normality for the industry. At the Spanish trade fair FITUR, the officials emphasized the a...

MEDITERRANEAN TOURISM EXPECTS 420 MILLION VISITORS BY 2020

Richard Moor -
The Mediterranean has become the main tourist zone of the world with 32% of international arrivals and 30% of revenues, according to conclusions reached during the 3rd edition of the Mediterranean Res...

VIETNAM CONTINUES WITH E-VISA POLICY IN VIEW OF TOURISM GROWTH

Vanderlei J. Pollack -
In January 2017, Vietnam launched a pilot e-visa policy. Based on this, citizens from 40 countries were enabled to apply for e-visas. The list of eligible countries included USA, China, Japan, the UK ...

FRANCE PLANS TO IMPROVE ITS TOURISM REVENUES

Despite the record visitor numbers of more than 89 million tourists in 2018, the French National Assembly stated that France does not offer "all the consumption opportunities" for foreigners who visit...

CHINESE TOURISTS EXPECTED TO HELP EU ECONOMY

Cecilia Garland -
Europe as a continent relies greatly on tourism. It is estimated that 10 percent of the economy of the EU accounts to this industry. EU leaders are now looking to improve the situation by bringing in ...