• Domestic tourism may not offer lifeline needed for Thailand tourism recovery, says GlobalData

    2 monthes ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    Amidst the political turmoil in Thailand, the domestic tourism recovery is getting stalled and delayed, reminding the tour operators that COVID-19 is not the only barrier for recovery. Domestic tourism revival has offered hope for many s during this pandemic but for Thailand, this may not be the case, says GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company.
    Thailand is renowned as one of the most tourism-reliant destinations globally, receiving 39.7 million international visitors in 2019. Its domestic tourism contribution way surpasses this, with 113 million domestic trips taking place in...
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  • US tourism recovery may be hindered if President Trump wins second term, says GlobalData

    US tourism recovery may be hindered if President Trump wins second term, says GlobalData

    2 monthes ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    With President Trump's surprise victory in 2016 likely being a contributing factor to a 2.1-percentage-point slowdown in the compound annual growth rate of international tourism in the US*, a second term for the Trump administration - combined with the ongoing impact of COVID-19 - does not provide the US tourism sector with a great deal of optimism, says GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company.
    Ralph Hollister, Travel & Tourism Analyst at GlobalData, comments: “While causation cannot be proved, there is a correlation between President Trump's first term and a slowdown in...
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