Ministry has strategies for tourism recovery

Ministry has strategies for tourism recovery. [Newspaper] (2020)


PUTRAJAYA: THE Covid-19 pandemic has badly affected the country's tourism sector, with only 4.2 million international tourist arrivals and RM12.6 billion in tourism receipts so far this year. In the first half of the year, Malaysia's tourism industry suffered losses of about RM45 billion in tourist expenditure due to the Covid-19 pandemic. In an interview with the New Straits Times recently, Tourism, Arts and Culture Minister Datuk Seri Nancy Shukri said the two figures, the lowest in four years, was a drop of 68.2 and 69.8 per cent, respectively, compared with the same period last year.

Item Type: Newspaper
Keywords: Tourism industry, Tourism planning and development, Tourism crisis, Domestic tourism
Taxonomy: By Subject > Hotel & Tourism Management > Tourism Management
Local Content Hub: Subjects > Hotel & Tourism Management
Depositing User: Jamil Jawi
Date Deposited: 12 Jul 2021 04:40
Last Modified: 12 Jul 2021 04:40
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