SPANISH ECONOMY DEPENDS STRONGLY ON ITS TOURISM SECTOR

Vanderlei J. Pollack -
According to the National Institute of Statistics (INE, in Spanish), the contribution of the Spanish tourism industry in this last decade has been the main segment that has kept the Spanish economy af...

TOURISM IN EGYPT TO DIVERSIFY THE OFFER AFTER YEARS OF INSTABILITY

Nik Fes -
Egypt’s economy is heavily dependent on tourism. After the uprising against the then president Mubarak in 2011, the subsequent political unrest, and Islamic terror attacks, the number of foreign guest...

CANADIAN PROVINCES JOIN FORCES TO PROMOTE ATLANTIC CANADA

Denise Chen -
The Atlantic provinces of Canada have teamed up with Ottawa launching a three-year plan to promote Atlantic Canada as a major tourist destination. The cost of the project is $24.5 million but the esti...

TUNISIAN TOURISM PLANS TO ATTRACT MORE VISITORS

Denise Chen -
Before the revolution, Tunisia was a destination of choice: close to Europe, cheap and unchanging. At that time, Tunisian tourism authorities announced seven million visitors every year....

CONGRESS TOURISM IN PRAGUE BRINGS BILLIONS TO THE BUDGET

Larry Brain -
Congress tourism in the Czech capital Prague generates revenues of 4.4-5.2 billion Czech crowns (EUR 173-204 million) per year. It is estimated that only 3.9% of this sum returns to the budget of the ...