According to Singapore Tourism Board (STB), tourism sector currently contributes 4% of Singapore’s GDP and provides approximately 160,000 jobs (nearly 4.5% of labor force is working in tourism sector ), Singapore’s International Visitor Arrivals (IVA) in 2013 reached 15.6 million, Tourism Receipts (TR) came in at S$23.5 billion and Hotel Room Revenue for 2013 was S$2.9 billion (Singapore Economic Development Board, 2014). Tourism industry plays a key part in supporting Singapore’s status as a dynamic global city that attracts business, capital and talent. Moreover, tourism creates a more diverse leisure environment for the residents, thus improving their quality of life. As a dynamic economy, Singapore has always been adapting to continuously
An Analysis of the Employment Direction of Tourism Specialty in New Zealand shows more than 2.5 million overseas visitors visited New Zealand each year, and domestic and foreign tourists contributed more than $20 billion NZD to New Zealand economy annually in 2010. However, the number of visitors to New Zealand has passed the 3.5 million mark with total arrivals up 11 per cent for the year ending January 2017. Tourism New Zealand acting chief executive Brighid Kelly said the numbers show just how popular New Zealand has become as a destination.“This is fantastic result for our industry. International tourism is incredibly competitive. Such a successful year shows how desirable New Zealand is as a destination and how powerful our brand is.”(Tourismnewzealand.com.
A tourism development funds aim to foster infrastructure and product development, strengthen the industry capability and attract “iconic” or major event. Such as hotel, retail and leisure facilities. Likewise, the Singapore Tourism Board (STB) oversees tourism planning, development and marketing as well as economic sectors have mutated into a key driven of economic growth and tourism development are thus contributing economically significant to Singapore Gross domestic Products (GDP). This has shown that focusing on the tourism industry is the right choice. 2.
In 2012, Changi Airport can accommodated more than 51 million passengers movements in the terminal and a monthly recorded of 4.92 million passengers in December 2012. Currently, Changi Airport serving in excess of 100 international airlines flying to over 250 cities in about 60 countries and territories worldwide. A flight takes off or lands at Changi Airport approximately once every 100 seconds. Changi Airport is also one of Singapore’s best places for shopping and dining with 350 retail stores and 120 food & beverage outlets occupying over 70,000 square metres of commercial space across its four terminals. By increasingly, the airport has become a favorite haunt for Singapore residents, especially families.
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Paul. The main connecting hubs are located at Detroit, Minneapolis, Memphis, and Tokyo. Northwest employs 50,600 employees nationwide as of Dec. 31, 1998. (6) NWA also has 1269 Stockholders as of Feb. 26, 1999. (6) Northwest continues to improve cargo shipping by proudly dedicating 12 Boeing 747 aircraft and easily becoming one of the largest cargo airlines in the world.
So, with a growing number of wealthy Indians as well as an expanding middle class, the number of Indians traveling within the country has nearly doubled in the past decades to about 450 million. It means that there is a huge domestic tourist market in India itself including business & leisure travelers. An estimated 300 million tourist trips annually are there, on average, which may also include those traveling for social & religious purpose. The industry expects a boom in tourism in the domestic sector in India, & a growth of 10% to 15% over the next few years. A growth in tourism will certainly mean a boom in hotel & restaurants & in turn focus on its service sector & the human resource manning those
SingTel's highly developed international network provides direct connections from Singapore to more than 100 countries. It is a major investor in many of the world's most sophisticated submarine cable and satellite systems. The Group is the second largest satellite operator in the Asia Pacific. The Group's other major investments in the region include Advanced Info Service (AIS) in Thailand, the Bharti Telecom Group in India, Globe Telecom in the Philippines, Pacific Bangladesh Telecom (PBTL) in Bangladesh, Telkomsel in Indonesia and Warid Telecom in Pakistan. Together, the Group has around 172 million mobile customers in eight markets.
He brought back to China many trophies and envoys from more than thirty kingdoms including King Alagonakkara of Ceylon, who came to China to apologize to the Emperor. Life magazine ranked Zheng He the 14th most important person of the last millennium. In 1405, Zheng was chosen to lead the biggest naval expedition in history up to that time. Over the next 28 years (1405-1433), he commanded seven fleets that visited 37 countries, through Southeast Asia to faraway Africa and Arabia. In those years, China had by far the biggest ships of the time.