Ethiopia has the fastest growing tourism sector in the world


Kwao Saa

Ethiopia has the fastest growing tourism sector in the world after growing by 48.6 percent in 2018, according to the World Travel & Tourism Council’s (WTTC).

The WTTC announced the reports as part of its annual review of the impact and importance of tourism.

Ethiopia’s tourism sector made about 202 billion Birr ($7.4 billion) last year. In 2017, the country’s tourism sector made about 59 billion ($2.2 billion).

Currently, tourism contributes about 9.4% of the country’s annual earnings. […] CONTINUE READING