IRANIAN TOURISM TO GET HIT BY THE END OF THE NUCLEAR AGREEMENT

Nik Fes -
Some companies in the Iranian tourism sector, including the European ones, will be directly impacted by the end of the agreement between the USA and Iran and the resulting sanctions....

NEW RECORD NUMBER OF TOURISTS IN JAPAN

Vanderlei J. Pollack -
More than 31 million travelers visited Japan in 2018, according to official data published recently. It is a new record as the country prepares to host the Rugby World Cup in a few months and the Olym...

TERRORISM AND TOURISM: TOURISTS FORGET QUICKLY

Nik Fes -
Terrorism and tourism has always been closely linked. The Middle East mainly, but even Europe, have been struck by attacks in the past months. A logical consequence of these events is a decline in ter...

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)....