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After facing headwinds such as depressed international energy prices, and rising debt and fiscal imbalances, Trinidad and Tobago’s economic recession appears to be turning a corner, with GDP growth projected to climb to 0.3% in 2017 and 3.4% in 2018. As one of the largest and most diversified economies in the English-speaking Caribbean, the country is beginning to benefit from the new administration’s process of fiscal adjustment and economic diversification, spurred on by an ambitious public works pipeline.

Las inversiones en campañas de mercadeo y los esfuerzos llevados a cabo en alcanzar nuevos acuerdos en el sector de la aviación parecen estar dando sus frutos para el sector turístico peruano, el cual ha experimentado un crecimiento importante tanto en ingresos como en número de visitantes extranjeros.

A l’heure où l’Etat djiboutien poursuit sa politique d’investissement dans le développement touristique, une série de grands projets devrait permettre au pays d’accroître son nombre de visiteurs étrangers dans les années à venir.

 

Despite Colombia’s extensive natural beauty and bustling cities, its tourism industry has traditionally underperformed relative to its actual potential. Much of the sector’s performance was previously tied to the security situation and the government’s long-running conflict with the armed militant group FARC. In recent years the security...

 

What are the main challenges and opportunities facing the development of the tourism sector?

 

Economic stability and enhanced security have drawn interest from hotel groups looking to capitalise on increased business and investment activity in Colombia. However, recent falls in oil export revenues have reduced fiscal incentives to expand tourist infrastructure, and the hospitality industry is hoping that the rising number of tourists...