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Tourism growth is 40 percent

Oct 25, 2010 5:34:55 AM - itnnews.lk

The Tourism industry has recorded a growth of 40 percent in its income when compared with the corresponding period of last year.

The Tourism industry earned 211 million US dollars from January to August last year. The industry recorded an income of 350 million Dollars during the same period this year. Central Bank reports attributed this growth to the lifting of travel adversaries by many countries due to the prevailing peaceful environment prevailing in the country..