Developments and Challenges in the Hospitality and Tourism Sector

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The International Labour Organization (ILO) has just launched the report “Developments and Challenges in the Hospitality and Tourism Sector”. According to the ILO, employment in the tourism industry is expected to grow significantly over the coming decade.

The travel and tourism industry is one of the largest and most dynamic industries in today’s global economy. It is expected to generate about 9 percent of total GDP and provide more than 235 million jobs in 2010, representing 8 percent of global employment. The United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) is expecting the sector to provide 296 million jobs worldwide by 2019.

Read the report on the web.