African Tourism Arrivals goes positive, grows by 8% amid growth in global tourism despite challenges

UNWTO world tourism

African Tourism Arrivals goes positive, grows by 8% amid growth in global tourism despite challenges Demand for international tourism remained robust in 2016 despite challenges. International tourist arrivals grew by 3.9% to reach a total of 1,235 million, according to the latest UNWTO World Tourism Barometer. Some 46 million more tourists (overnight visitors) travelled internationally last year compared to 2015. […]

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Africa: How Morocco got 10 million Tourists in one year

“In 2013, for the first time in the history of Morocco, we have surpassed 10 million tourists, while domestic tourism has developed significantly, generating a turnover of 33 billion dirhams,” said Morocco’s Tourism Minister, Lahcen Haddad, in a statement to MAP on the sidelines of a meeting dedicated to the presentation of the tourism sector balance sheet in Morocco under […]

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