Britain need to prioritize tourism in Brexit talks for employment generation

Published on : Thursday, March 22, 2018

VisitBritainBritain needs to give more importance to create jobs in travel and tourism industry to make a continued growth.

 

 

As part of its Brexit negotiations or risk losing out on predicted growth in the travel and tourism sector, which could create new jobs to flourish.

 

Britain’s gross domestic product only from travel and tourism industry grew by 6.2 percent in 2017, far faster than the overall economy at 1.5 percent.

 

 

While a weaker pound currency has helped to entice the international visitors and encouraged Britons to holiday at home, the World Travel and Tourism Council said that Britain must retain the access to the single European aviation market in order to ensure continued growth in tourism industry.

 

 

The connectivity is essential. They need to make sure the travel and tourism industry is not impacted by Brexit. Britain is due to leave the European Union on March 29, 2019.

 

 

According to World Travel and Tourism Council data, globally, the travel and tourism sector grew about 4.6 percent in 2017 and one in every five new jobs created worldwide last year was attributable to tourism.

 

 

Related Posts

Tags: , , ,


(No Like Yet)

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

arrow2Follow TTW
 
facebook-logo  twitter-logo  LinkedIn_logo  stumbleupon-logo   rss_logo 
ttw_blogger_logo  ttw_blogger_logo  ttw_blogger_logo

ADVERTISEMENT

  • 14 Hotelierseries Africa 2019
  • 14 restaurantscafeslounges 19
  • 16 global-hotels-resorts 2019
  • 19 uzakrota London 2019
  • 20 seatradecruis 2019
  • 20 uzakrota Istanbul 2019
  • 22 Africa Hotel Investment Forum 2019
  • 22 DRT SHOW India 2019
  • 22 iitm 2020
  • 22 summitasia 2019
  • 22 TTME 2019
  • 30 PATA

TRAVEL INDUSTRY EVENTS

    1. TAAPE

      September 19 - September 21
    2. IITM Delhi

      September 20 - September 22
    3. World Routes

      September 21 - September 24
    4. HOTEL INVESTMENT CONFERENCE EUROPE

      September 23 - September 24
    5. THE LODGING CONFERENCE

      September 23 - September 26
Get our toolbar!
Review www.travelandtourworld.com on alexa.com