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Tourism supports 1 in 10 jobs, outpacing global economy for 6th consecutive year – WTTC report on economic impact

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March 20, 2017

Tourism supports 1 in 10 jobs, outpacing global economy for 6th consecutive year – WTTC report on economic impact

London – 20 March 2017 –
Travel & Tourism generated 1 in 10 of the world’s jobs in 2016 as the sector grew by 3.3%, outpacing the global economy for the sixth year in a row, reads a new report by the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC).

Full global report to download:
https://www.wttc.org/-/media/6204f042e20f4792adc325e60ab72454.ashx

WTTC’s Economic Impact Report 2017, which is conducted in conjunction with Oxford Economics, researches the economic impact of Travel & Tourism impact on global level, for 25 regions, and 185 countries.

According to the research, Travel & Tourism grew by 3.3% in … Read More

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