You are here

Tourism Industry

  • Sharebar
Sargassum -A Resource Guide For The Caribbean

The Guide is intended to serve as an initial resource for the Caribbean, in particular to inform the tourism industry, local governments, environmental groups and residents about Sargassum Seaweed, its impact and uses, and best practice mitigation and management measures which are being undertaken.

Publication Date: 
Friday, July 10, 2015
IRR Viewpoint -Caribbean Market Update 2015 Mid-Year Report

In this 2015 mid-year report, we analyze the major sources of economic influence to the Caribbean region; namely tourism, real estate, development and investment. Data continues to reflect improvement in tourism, gradual improvement in some real estate markets and an increase in foreign direct investment inflows; though conventional economic indicators such as declining oil prices, sovereign debt ratios and unemployment numbers are resulting in continued stagnation of the larger diverse economies.

Publication Date: 
Wednesday, August 12, 2015
2014 Caribbean Hospitality Financing Survey

KPMG’s 10th annual Caribbean Hospitality Financing Survey highlights lending trends in the region’s hospitality and tourism industry and the outlook for the future of the industry.

Country:

Publication Date: 
Friday, April 25, 2014
2013 Macro Monitor & Outlook 2014

St. Maarten’s economic outlook for 2014 is of a positive growth. Preliminary projections on key economic indicators are; real GDP growth of 1.4 percent, inflation to decrease to 1.9 percent, cruise arrival to increase 1.2 percent, stay over arrivals to increase 1.1 percent.
The Department...

Country:

Publication Date: 
Wednesday, May 7, 2014
Resilience Amidst Rising Tides

The Caribbean is the most tourism-dependent region in the world. The sector is the greatest contributor of employment and Gross Domestic Product throughout most of the islands that comprise the archipelago.
For these nations, tourism provides a source of foreign exchange and helps to...

Country:

Publication Date: 
Wednesday, February 24, 2010
Caribbean Response To The UK Government’s Consultation On Reform Of Air Passenger Duty

Air Passenger Duty (APD) has reduced tourism arrivals into the Caribbean from the UK and has caused a negative impact on visitor expenditure and overall economic growth.
Caribbean Governments, the Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) and the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA)...

Country:

Publication Date: 
Wednesday, June 29, 2011
International Tourism : The New Engine of the Cuban Economy

Cuba’s budding tourism industry, built during the 1990’s, has replaced sugar as the island’s top foreign exchange earner.
In contrast to sugar, tourism is based on sound competitive advantages, and it has the potential to generate additional growth, income, and employment in the decades...

Country:

Publication Date: 
Saturday, December 1, 2012
KPMG’s 2013 Caribbean Hotel Benchmarking Survey

While still challenging, the operating landscape for regional hotels appears to have improved since we released our last survey in 2011.
KPMG’s Caribbean Travel, Leisure and Tourism group is pleased to present the results of KPMG’s 2013 Caribbean Hotel Benchmarking Survey, which has been...

Country:

Publication Date: 
Friday, November 29, 2013
Travel & Tourism’s Economic Impact Across The Caribbean

Our research indicates that Travel & Tourism (T&T) plays a proportionately stronger role in both GDP and employment creation than any other comparable region.
In 2010, we forecast that the direct T&T industry will account for 3.7% of total GDP, whilst for our broader T&T...

Publication Date: 
Monday, May 31, 2010
Travel & Tourism As A Driver Of Economic Development In Jamaica

Tourism has increasingly become the primary supplier of foreign exchange to the Jamaican economy as remittance inflows and bauxite earnings experienced a major set back as a result of the global economic crisis.
Tourism is widely considered to be a key driver of the Jamaican economy. The...

Country:

Publication Date: 
Tuesday, March 20, 2012

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Tourism Industry