France retains tourism crown

France retains tourism crown

France has retained its crown as the world’s favorite tourist destination in 2016. Figures released by the UN World Tourism Organisation shows France welcomed just over 82-and-a-half million tourists last year, although the number was down by about two percent from the year before. However,...

Indiana tourism breaks record

Indiana tourism breaks record

(PHIL) THE REBOUND COMES AFTER OUR STATE’S IMAGE TOOK A HIT IN 2015 AFTER THE RELIGIOUS FREEDOM LAW WAS SIGNED. OUR STATEHOUSE BUREAU CHIEF DAVID WILLIAMS SPENT THE DAY CRUNCHING THE NUMBERS. (DAVID) THE STATE’S OFFICE OF TOURISM DEVELOPMENT SAYS A RECORD 79-MILLION PEOPLE CAME...

South Korea posts record tourism deficit in 2017

South Korea posts record tourism deficit in 2017

South Korea saw a record deficit on its tourism account last year. According to the Korea Tourism Organization on Wednesday,… last year’s tourism deficit was 13-point-seven billion U.S. dollars, more than double the previous year. Foreign tourists spent 13-point-three billion dollars in Korea in 2017,...