Global Tourism Resilient in 2016, Despite Challenges

    Despite challenges from terrorism, political turmoil, global economic developments, and the Brexit decision, the travel and tourism sector is still expected to grow by 3.1 percent in 2016, according to new research by the World Travel & Tourism Council. This outpaces predicted global GDP growth of 2.3 percent. While the global picture remains positive, the sector will contribute less than previously forecast to the economies of France, Turkey, and Brazil. For additional findings, click here.

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