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Implications of the tourism growth slowdown

Aug 20, 2017 8:00:40 PM - ft.lk
  • Slowest growth since 2010; 1.8% drop in July compared to 2016

The airport closure from January to April, floods in May, as well as the recent dengue outbreak are the primary factors that most stakeholders in the industry point to as the reasons for the slowdown in growth

 

By Chamindra Goonewardene
The growth of the tourism industry is visible on the surface across