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Reuters Sports News
Sports event ban clouds South Africa's tourism revivalof GDP. The sector now accounts for more than 9 percent of economic output and
Sports event ban clouds South Africa's tourism revival
Reuters Sports News / Posted 11 hours ago
of GDP. The sector now accounts for more than 9 percent of economic output and supports over 1.5 million jobs, and the World Travel and Tourism Council estimates it will contribute more than 380 billion rand this year. A 25 percent fall in the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Sports event ban clouds South Africa's tourism revivalof GDP. The sector now accounts for more than 9 percent of economic output and
Sports event ban clouds South Africa's tourism revival
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 hours ago
of GDP. The sector now accounts for more than 9 percent of economic output and supports over 1.5 million jobs, and the World Travel and Tourism Council estimates it will contribute more than 380 billion rand this year. A 25 percent fall in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Derek Hanekom - Tourism Dept Budget Vote Speech 2016South Africa. This means more jobs for our people, more business for our operat
Minister Derek Hanekom - Tourism Dept Budget Vote Speech 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
South Africa. This means more jobs for our people, more business for our operators, and more revenue for our economy. The World Travel and Tourism Council estimates Tourism will earn R120 billion in export earnings, and contribute more than R380... Read more
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iol.co.za
Cape Town, Kruger still SA’s big hittersJanuary last year. February brought an increase of 18 percent, with the depreci
Cape Town, Kruger still SA’s big hitters
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
January last year. February brought an increase of 18 percent, with the depreciating rand a significant pull factor. “The World Travel and Tourism council estimates tourism will earn R120bn in export earnings and contribute more than R380bn to the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Tourism recovering after visa regulations change Hanekomwas however resilient and recovering rapidly. This year promised to be one of s
Tourism recovering after visa regulations change Hanekom
News 24 South Africa / Posted 3 days ago
was however resilient and recovering rapidly. This year promised to be one of strong growth. He cited figures from the World Travel and Tourism Council, according to which the sector would get R120bn in export earnings, and contribute more than... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Statement On the Cabinet Meeting of 26 April 2016Plan, contributed R357 billion to our GDP in 2014 and supported 9 per cent of t
Statement On the Cabinet Meeting of 26 April 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Plan, contributed R357 billion to our GDP in 2014 and supported 9 per cent of total employment in South Africa. The World Travel and Tourism Council estimates that tourism will contribute R560 billion to our GDP by 2025 and will support over... Read more
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Zawya
GCC single visa would spur regional tourismTravel & Tourismexpatriates, who need an entry visa for each country. David Scowsill, presiden
GCC single visa would spur regional tourismTravel & Tourism
Zawya / Posted 5 days ago
expatriates, who need an entry visa for each country. David Scowsill, president and chief executive officer of the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC), said a unified GCC visa should be "very high up the political agenda". "If you... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Delegation to Attend WEF in RwandaR357 billion to our gross domestic product (GDP) in 2014 and supported 9% of to
Delegation to Attend WEF in Rwanda
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
R357 billion to our gross domestic product (GDP) in 2014 and supported 9% of total employment in South Africa. "The World Travel and Tourism Council estimates that tourism will contribute R560 billion to our GDP by 2025 and will support over... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Nepal earthquake One year on: Shaken-up residents pray guests will return9 per cent of Nepal's GDP in 2014 and generated 487,500 jobs, 3.5 per cent of t
Nepal earthquake One year on: Shaken-up residents pray guests will return
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 12 days ago
9 per cent of Nepal's GDP in 2014 and generated 487,500 jobs, 3.5 per cent of the total number employed, according to the World Travel and Tourism Council. Visitor numbers dropped 80 per cent as many countries, including New Zealand, posted... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Concerted Efforts Towards Exploiting Untapped Tourism SectorW Hospitality Group 2015 survey. This is expected to transform the country tour
Concerted Efforts Towards Exploiting Untapped Tourism Sector
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
W Hospitality Group 2015 survey. This is expected to transform the country tourism industry. According to figures from the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC), the global travel and tourism sector today accounts for 9.5 percent of global GDP,... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The world's fastest growing travel destinationsat San Ignacio Miní." The fastest growing by % increase in tourism's contributi
The world's fastest growing travel destinations
Daily Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
at San Ignacio Miní." The fastest growing by % increase in tourism's contribution to GDP This top 10 was compiled by the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) and reflects the increase in the contribution of travel and tourism's to total GDP... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Visa waiver programme“The programme is at risk and we need your help,” Penny Pritzker, the US Commer
Visa waiver programme
Daily Telegraph / Posted 23 days ago
“The programme is at risk and we need your help,” Penny Pritzker, the US Commerce Secretary told the World Travel and Tourism Council ‘s annual summit in Dallas. Britain is one off 28 countries participating in the visa waiver programme, which... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Broke Tourism Begs for Money From Workersbillion that was about 5.2% of the GDP at the time. The investment in the Trav
Broke Tourism Begs for Money From Workers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
billion that was about 5.2% of the GDP at the time. The investment in the Travel & Tour subsector alone, according to the World Travel and Tourism Council, hit GHȼ674.5m or 2.7% of total investment in 2014. The Council estimated a fall of 3.1% in... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Governor Abbott Delivers Welcome Address At 2016 World Travel And Tourism Council Global Summit - AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott today delivered the welcome address for the opening session of the 2016 World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) Globa...AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott today delivered the welcome address for the openi
Governor Abbott Delivers Welcome Address At 2016 World Travel And Tourism Council Global Summit - AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott today delivered the welcome address for the opening session of the 2016 World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) Globa...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 29 days ago
AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott today delivered the welcome address for the opening session of the 2016 World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) Global Summit in Dallas, Texas. The WTTC is a forum for business leaders from the world’s foremost Travel... Read more
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New Kerala
China's 'Hawaii' vies to become tourist destination - newkerala.com #45547to be fiercely promoting tourism in Hainan but it is yet to become popular with
China's 'Hawaii' vies to become tourist destination - newkerala.com #45547
New Kerala / Posted 30 days ago
to be fiercely promoting tourism in Hainan but it is yet to become popular with international tourists. According to the World Travel and Tourism Council, 97 percent of the tourists who thronged Hainan in 2014 were Chinese. "After agriculture,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Slow Recovery to Kenyan Tourismfelt in terms of the country's overall economic output. According to the "Econ
Slow Recovery to Kenyan Tourism
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
felt in terms of the country's overall economic output. According to the "Economic Impact 2015" report for Kenya by the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC), the tourism sector's total contribution to GDP, including both direct and indirect... Read more

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