Thursday, June 14, 2007
TRAVEL AND TOURISM COMPETITIVENESS INDEX
In many countries, travel and tourism is a critical sector impacting national prosperity and economic growth. In fact, tourism is gaining evenly greater share in the GDP and playing a vibrant role in promoting the attractiveness of global business and living environments. Here's the first WEF report on Travel and Tourism Competitiveness. The index of course, does not measure the competitiveness of travel and tourism in each country according to its natural fascinations and beauty of the landscape but it measures the factors that setup the conditions which help to build-up a competitive tourist and travel industry.