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Middle East poised for economic recovery

Middle East poised for economic recovery

16 February 2012 Tourism News

The Middle East is “on track” for recovery from the global financial crisis despite the concerns around the euro, according to a leading economist. Speaking in Dubai on the current global economy and outlook for the Middle East, Andrew Scott, professor of economics at London Business School, said 2012 will be a year of slow growth but the region is doing well in re-balancing its economies and is beginning to gain momentum.

Middle East and North African tourism to return stronger than before

Middle East and North African tourism to return stronger than before

16 November 2011 Press Release Tourism News

Participants at the UNWTO/Arabian Travel Market (ATM) event on the Future of Tourism in the Middle East and North Africa held at the World Travel Market were unanimous in agreeing that tourism in the region, which has for long lived with uncertainty and a number of external shocks, will return from current challenges stronger than before.