“The economy and business sector, in general, bear losses”, Minister of Economy Natia Turnava told the reporter, who asked about the current challenges in tourism industry.
Due to the new Coronavirus pandemic, the following restrictions will be imposed on the entire territory of Batumi Boulevard within the state of emergency in order to avoid the risks of spreading the virus:
Amid the coronavirus pandemic, the international tourism is expected to lose 250-400 billion USD, the UN World Tourism Organization (WTO) reports
Five of Georgia's national parks have been nominated for the 27th World Travel Awards.
Georgia's hotel price index declined by 23.2% in February 2020 compared to January 2020.
We decided to close the winter season ahead of time - Natia Turnava said.
Rehabilitation of Lake Tobavarchkhili access motor road is planned.
As noted by Economy Minister Natia Turnava, Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Gakharia has met with Ministers of the economic team to prepare an effective anti-crisis plan for tourism industry.
In February 2020, the visits by international travelers declined by 3,126 ones year on year.