SPANISH ECONOMY RELIES ON THE TOURISM BOOM

Joe McClain -
During the economic crisis, tourism proved to be the Spanish economy's only engine of growth. As the country fell deeper into a double recession, the crisis in the travel sector was less pronounced an...

PANAMA’S TOURISM INJECTED MILLIONS INTO LOCAL ECONOMY

Nils Kraus -
In 2018, the Panama received US$4,605 million in expenditure incurred by visitors, which represents a 3.3% increase in comparison to 2017, according to the Panama Tourism Authority (ATP, in Spanish)....

FRENCH TOURISM EXPECTING RECORD REVENUE IN 2018

Daniel A. Tanner -
In its latest report on international tourism in France, the Banque de France highlights the positive results of the sector, while pointing out certain weaknesses....

AUSTRIAN TOURISM REPORTS STRONG GROWTH

Ashley Nault -
Austrian tourism authorities report successful summer season. The number of overnight stays from May to October increased by 2.7% to 74.87 million. The figure is the highest since 1992 and is only abo...

STRANGER IN ONE’S OWN CITY: PRAGUE READY TO FIGHT AIRBNB

Bill Alen -
Joining in the battle of many other cities, Prague demands that the EU takes action against the explosive growth of the platforms like Airbnb. The authorities plan to fight Airbnb in an effort to stop...