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Poor Tourism in Tanzania

Tourism industry in Tanzania has referred to some issues facing this sector, which doesn’t allow visitors to go visit the country for the second time. According to tourism administration and shareholders, Tanzania’s deficient infrastructure is the major reason. Several tourism firms couldn’t fulfil their promises to satisfy tourists and they are cheated sometimes. Erastus Lufungulo, a retired conservationist who currently heads Burudika Tourist Company, said tourists have to splurge huge money as they can’t fly directly from countries in Europe and the United States to this African country. Tanzania’s tourism sector accounts for 17.5% of GDP and 25% of foreign exchange gains. Only visited by 1.2 million tourists at this time, the government’s target is to draw at least 5 million tourists by 2025 to gain U.S.$6 billion per year, instead of current U.S.$2.5 billion. Samira H.
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By Samira Hassanzadeh on October 19, 2021

Issues Facing Tourism in Kashmir

The United Nations (UN) in its brief announced that the crisis might heavily strike the world’s tourism (some US$1 trillion loss). The semi-autonomous Kashmir is among the hammered tourism. India has imposed severe security limits in the region after the coronavirus pandemic. Since the lockdown in the month of March, its tourism industry is seriously declining. Badly hit by the virus, Kashmir's tourism is enduring a financial devastation which might need years to fix. With reportedly 70,000 cases of coronavirus and a death toll of 1,084, the region has faced a challenge. It is estimated that over 600,000 jobs have been quit in the wake of India’s resolution to annul Kashmir's special status since August 2019. According to Faiz Bakhshi, a businessman and former secretary general of the Kashmir Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCC&I), the number of people who have lost their jobs is uncertain. Samira H.
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By Samira Hassanzadeh on October 19, 2021

Tourism Affected After Outbreak

One issue that the world now faces is sharply reduced travel to major travel spots amid the pandemic. Travel and sightseeing are now only dreams for many would-be tourists and sightseers around the globe. In Madrid, Spain, which used to be a fabulous destination for travel fanatics, almost all the streets are calm, with only a few tourists strolling around the once-packed city. Although the serenity and uncrowded places in Madrid are a relief to some, the tourism industry is suffering severely, which concerns business owners and tourism promoters: Travel to the country has decreased by 97%. Samira H.
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By Samira Hassanzadeh on October 19, 2021

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