Published on : Sunday, October 29, 2017
WTTC has predicted that within the 2016-2026 period, Jakarta’s income from the tourism sector will grow 10 percent annually on the average.
Jakarta is still lagging behind Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) which is predicted a 10.1 percent growth, Shenzhen (China) 10.7 percent, New Delhi (India) 10.8 percent and Manila (the Philippines 10.9 percent. The five fastest are recorded by China’s large cities — Chongqing (14 percent), Guangzhou (13.1 percent), Shanghai (12.8 percent), Beijing (12 percent), and Chengdu (11.2 percent).
Chongqing, which was formerly part of the province of Shichuan, not only boasts of the beauty of its area layout, but also a number of museums keeping collection of ancient Chinese cultural artefacts.