Tag: tourism revenue

SaferTourism.com: How dangerous is travel according to Dr. Peter Tarlow

SaferTourism.com: How dangerous is travel according to Dr. Peter Tarlow

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 3, 2019 20:38 0

The recently concluded 26th International Tourism Security Conference in Las Vegas celebrated over a quarter Century of Tourism Safety and Security. Dr. Peter Tarlow of ... Read More

Thailand:  Songkran 2019 increased tourism revenue

Thailand: Songkran 2019 increased tourism revenue

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 26, 2019 05:25 0

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has revealed that tourism revenue earned from international visitor arrivals to Thailand and domestic trips during the 2019 Songkran ... Read More

A new Tourism potential in Tanzania: The Southern Circuit

A new Tourism potential in Tanzania: The Southern Circuit

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- April 21, 2019 21:39 0

A new Tourism potential is about to be unlocked In Tanzania. All roads and international air routes will in the near future, be leading to ... Read More

Middle East visitors to Egypt to increase 50% by 2022, ATM report reveals

Middle East visitors to Egypt to increase 50% by 2022, ATM report reveals

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 2, 2019 07:03 0

Arrivals from the Middle East to Egypt are expected to increase 50% from 1.49 million in 2018 to 2.23 million in 2022 with visitors from ... Read More

Tourism Ministry: Foreign tourists spent $73.1 billion in China in 2018

Tourism Ministry: Foreign tourists spent $73.1 billion in China in 2018

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 14, 2019 00:30 0

Foreign visitors made 30.54 million trips to China in 2018, a 4.7 percent increase than that of 2017, according to China's Ministry of Culture and ... Read More

Jamaica records 8.6% increase in tourism earnings in 2018

Jamaica records 8.6% increase in tourism earnings in 2018

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 9, 2019 18:05 0

Tourism Minister, Hon Edmund Bartlett says Jamaica saw an 8.6% increase in tourism revenue in 2018. He told a news conference, held at the Ministry’s ... Read More

Sri Lanka Political Turmoil to blame of tourism arrival shortfall

Sri Lanka Political Turmoil to blame of tourism arrival shortfall

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 2, 2019 08:05 0

Sri Lanka did not reach its 2018 target in tourism arrivals Sri Lanka Tourism Development Minister John Amaratunga blamed the political challenge in October. Read More

Thailand Tourism is booming: China Number 1 in arrival numbers

Thailand Tourism is booming: China Number 1 in arrival numbers

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 26, 2018 08:40 0

The Thai Ministry of Tourism and Sports announced the tourism figures for January-November 2018. Thailand received 34,431,489 international visitors, up by 7.53% over the same ... Read More

197 million visits: Winter tourism booming in China

197 million visits: Winter tourism booming in China

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 24, 2018 17:15 0

A new report showed that about 197 million visits were made by Chinese travelers for winter activities in the 2017-2018 winter - a year-on-year increase ... Read More

Thai Tourism: International arrivals’ growth in line with the target

Thai Tourism: International arrivals’ growth in line with the target

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 10, 2018 09:25 0

The Thai tourism industry recorded total international arrivals of 31.25 million in January-October 2018, up 7.84%, generating an estimated 1.63 trillion Baht in tourism revenue, ... Read More

Chinese Tourists take over Destination Thailand

Chinese Tourists take over Destination Thailand

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 3, 2018 17:31 0

The Land of Smile has a lot to smile about when it comes to 31.25 Million visitors arriving in the kingdom from January to October. ... Read More

Mauritius tourism revenues down

Mauritius tourism revenues down

editor editor- May 22, 2013 01:12 0

(eTN) - Figures just out about Mauritius’ tourism revenues, which show a decline of arrivals during Q1 of 2013 by 12.4 percent, have caused a ... Read More

Chinese tourists outnumber US visitors in New Zealand

Chinese tourists outnumber US visitors in New Zealand

editor editor- October 20, 2012 02:55 0

It is the year of the dragon for Chinese tourists coming to New Zealand with numbers up almost 40 percent in the year to September. Read More

Tibet expecting over 10 million tourists this year

Tibet expecting over 10 million tourists this year

editor editor- September 4, 2012 07:03 0

The Tibet autonomous region is expected to receive a record 10-million-plus tourists this year, a local tourism official said on Monday. Read More

Zimbabwe expects revenue boost from EU and US visitors

Zimbabwe expects revenue boost from EU and US visitors

editor editor- July 27, 2012 05:47 0

Tourist arrivals are expected to have increased marginally during the first half of this year after international awareness on brand Zimbabwe, which struggled under the ... Read More

Tourism Australia goes after Indian tourists

Tourism Australia goes after Indian tourists

editor editor- June 16, 2012 10:30 0

Australia is making a bid to capture some of the 50 million Indians who are expected to travel overseas by 2020 with a new plan ... Read More

International tourism receipts hits new record

International tourism receipts hits new record

editor editor- May 8, 2012 02:24 0

According to the latest UNWTO World Tourism Barometer, international tourism receipts continued to recover from the losses of crisis year 2009 and hit new records ... Read More

Sydney wants tourists to stay extra night and taste its culinary delights

Sydney wants tourists to stay extra night and taste its culinary delights

editor editor- April 30, 2012 03:23 0

The state government has an ambitious plan to encourage overseas tourists to stay an extra night in Sydney to taste the culinary delights of suburbs ... Read More

Commerce Minister: Cyprus tourism up 10 percent

Commerce Minister: Cyprus tourism up 10 percent

editor editor- December 12, 2011 05:25 0

Tourist arrivals have increased by over 10 per cent since October, with revenue from tourism getting a 13.6 per cent boost along the way, according ... Read More

Industry needs to treat the easy-to-pull price lever very carefully

Industry needs to treat the easy-to-pull price lever very carefully

editor editor- October 4, 2011 07:53 0

In times of economic uncertainty where demand drops and becomes more unpredictable, the travel industry sees much more pressure on prices. Read More

“Revolution” costs Tunisian tourism dearly

“Revolution” costs Tunisian tourism dearly

editor editor- September 30, 2011 09:03 0

TUNIS - Tourism earnings in Tunisia fell almost 40 percent year-on-year in the first nine months of 2011, hit by unrest which led to the ... Read More

Zambian tourism expected to earn $412 million this year

Zambian tourism expected to earn $412 million this year

editor editor- May 31, 2011 03:21 0

Pesident Banda says the direct contribution of tourism to Zambia’s gross domestic product (GDP) is expected to reach US$412 million this year. Read More

Rwanda tourism numbers surpass forecasts

Rwanda tourism numbers surpass forecasts

editor editor- February 9, 2011 02:03 0

(eTN) - The Rwanda Development Board (RDB) for Tourism and Conservation, yesterday released their arrival and related data for the year 2010. Read More

City entry fee proposed for Venice visitors

City entry fee proposed for Venice visitors

editor editor- October 18, 2010 08:06 0

Your next trip to Venice may cost you more. The city is about to start charging tourists an entrance fee. Read More

Aussie tourists are biggest spenders in New Zealand

Aussie tourists are biggest spenders in New Zealand

editor editor- February 23, 2010 03:31 0

The amount of money spent by international visitors hit a record high of $6.2 billion last year, despite fallout from the global financial crisis. Read More

China: Tourism revenue soars 26.9% during Spring Festival

China: Tourism revenue soars 26.9% during Spring Festival

editor editor- February 22, 2010 04:54 0

BEIJING - China's tourism revenue rose 26.9 percent to 64.62 billion yuan (9.46 billion U.S. dollars) during the Spring Festival, the National Tourism Administration (NTA) ... Read More

Minister: 708,724 foreign visitors came to Pakistan in 2008-09

Minister: 708,724 foreign visitors came to Pakistan in 2008-09

editor editor- January 19, 2010 06:26 0

ISLAMABAD - Pakistan's National Assembly was informed on Monday that a total of 708,724 foreign tourists visited Pakistan during the year 2008-09. Read More

South Africa could lose R3.6bn in tourism revenue

South Africa could lose R3.6bn in tourism revenue

editor editor- December 22, 2009 06:00 0

Foreign airlines may have to reduce their flights to South Africa because of the mounting cost of building the new international airport in Durban and ... Read More

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