UNWTO/ETC Report: Outbound Tourism Spending from the Gulf is Six Times the Global Average

A new report from the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the European Travel Commission (ETC) shows that outbound tourism from the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) – comprising six countries of the Arabian peninsula – has grown strongly in recent years, with international tourism expenditure surpassing USD 60 billion in 2017.

Recent Study Cites Airline Hub Relocation As Major Factor in U.S. Airport Decline: Memphis International Most Affected

Upgraded Points released a detailed study that revealed the reasons behind the fastest growing and declining airports in the U.S. over the last 10 years. The research indicates that the declining traffic rates were related to airline hub shifts and relocations, in addition to economic factors within the surrounding communities.