CHINESE TOURISM: 264 MILLION INBOUND AND OUTBOUND TOURISTS EXPECTED IN 2024

Pat Hyland -
In 2023, the Chinese tourism economy experienced a steady recovery; in 2024, it is expected to become even more successful. The China Tourism Academy, the Data Center of the Ministry of Culture and To ...

TAIWAN LACKS MAINLAND TOURISTS DUE TO RECENT DECISION

Pat Hyland -
Taiwan authorities have announced that no mainland tourist groups will visit Taiwan this year. However, this statement has not been well-received by tourism industry operators on the island, who expre ...

TOURISM BOOM IN GREECE FACES STAFF SHORTAGE

Larry Brain -
The Minister of Tourism for Greece, Vasilis Kikilias, has predicted a 20% increase in tourism this year. If it happens, Greece will surpass its pre-pandemic travel record from 2019 by a considerable m ...

BRAZIL’S TOURISM RECOVERING SLOWLY FIGHTING DEEP-ROOTED PROBLEMS

Andrea Hausold -
With the colorful parades of the Sambódromo in Rio de Janeiro postponed because of the spread of the omicron variant, Brazil is experiencing a carnival week with not much partying this year. This is b ...

GREEK TOURISM SECTOR SET TO SUCCEED

Gary Diskin -
It is well known that in the tourism sector, there is a lot of reciprocity, which leads to at least compensating outbound tourism with inbound tourism. And Greece seems to succeed in this aspect. ...