Jordan tourism ‘resilient’
Amman, Jordan – 17 January 2017
Jordan’s tourism sector has proved resilient with revenues stable at US$4 billion in 2016 year against the previous year despite several militant attacks, the tourism minister said.
Jordan hosted last year 3.8 million foreign visitors who spent in the country at least one night, a rise of 2.6 percent from the previous year, Lina Annab told reporters.
Annab said the sector was so far able to cushion itself from the repercussions of an attack last month in the southern city of Karak, with few signs of any significant drop in tourist arrivals … Read More