THE CARIBBEAN TOURISM BOOM

Wayne M. Gore -
After the fall in tourism due to the pandemic, the Caribbean began to register records of tourist arrivals last year, with historical numbers of visitors on beaches in Mexico, the Dominican Republic, ...

ISRAEL'S WAR ON GAZA HURTS REGION'S TOURISM SECTOR

Andrea Hausold -
Standard & Poor's (S&P), a rating agency, has reported that the ongoing war between Israel and Hamas is causing damage to the tourism sector in the Middle East and North Africa. ...

VISA ON ARRIVAL: ALGERIA PLANS TO BOOST ITS TOURISM SECTOR

Kevin Eagan -
To boost its tourism sector, Algeria plans issuing visas on arrival to tourists who would like to travel to the south of the country, according to a document from the country's Ministry of the Interio ...

JAPANESE TOURISM SETS NEW RECORD

Andrew J. Wein -
In December 2023, Japanese tourism authorities announced a record number of 2.73 million travelers. This figure marks a year of rapid tourism recovery following the COVID-19 pandemic. The number is ab ...

CANADA LAUNCHES NEW TOURISM GROWTH PROGRAM

Anna Luebke -
Soraya Martinez Ferrada, the Minister of Tourism and the Minister responsible for the Economic Development of Canada for the Regions of Quebec, has announced the launch of the Tourism Growth Program. ...