As a result, the GDP is rapidly growing since 1995 (World Bank Data 2017), which indicates that the purchasing power of customers is sharply boosting in the domestic market. In 2001, China was formed into BRIC with other three countries as one of most powerful emerging market country in the world, the utility of being one of the most powerful emerging countries simulates foreign investment in manufacturing industries, as it offers greater business opportunities for entrepreneurs to dive into the
“The role of Destination Marketing Organisations in distributing and marketing the tourism product” Destination management and destination marketing organizations (DMOs) are new phenomena in tourism professional practice and in the tourism literature. However, they have now become recognized as being integral to the success of a tourism destination (Alastair, 2012). Defining DMOs According to traveloregon.com a Destination Marketing Organization is an organization whose primary function is to attract visitors to its locale for the purpose of enhancing the local economy through the purchasing of tourism supplies such as hotel’s rooms, food and beverage, retail items, transportation and visitor services (traveloregon.com, 2014). According
Contribution to Gross Domestic Product; Tourism is being one of the world’s largest industries and contributes directly and indirectly (total contribution) to the global economy. Its contribution to GDP growth reflects the total spending within a particular country by residents or neon residents for business or leisure purposes as well as government spending on tourism goods and services which linked to visitors. According to the World Travel and Tourism Council
IDENTIFY AND RESEARCH A TOURISM ATTRACTION Introduction Tourism has experienced continued growth and extensive diversification and competition on the last decades, becoming one of the fastest growing economic sectors in the world and by consequence, one of the main income sources for many developing countries. “Every time we travel we are part of a global movement that has the power to drive inclusive development, to create jobs and to build the sustainable societies we want for our future,” says the actual UNWTO¹ Secretary General, Taleb Rifai. “This movement also contributes to build mutual understanding and to safeguard our shared natural and cultural heritage,” he completes. A sustainable and responsible approach to tourism means that neither the natural environment nor the socio-cultural organisation of the host communities would be compromised by the arrival of tourists. Sustainability and Responsibility imply that tourism resources and attractions should be utilised in such a way that their subsequent use by future generations is not compromised, according to UNWTO.
(TG Journal, 2008). Tourism industry is one of the most dynamic and competitive industry in the globe. Customers’ needs and satisfaction keeps changing and tourism study should able to balance those changing aspects or trends of the customers to adapt as the business industry. Tourists travelling to their destinations demands certain services and facilities such as food and accommodation, transportation, communication, security, entertainment, etc. These services and facilities plays a vital role in the overall promotion and development
Tourism is a growth industry very rapidly now. With the rapid development of technology that also acts as a support person easily reach the distance around the world in shorter lead times and relatively safer. The most rapid growth in the global tourism industry provides benefits as well as challenges for the state government. Expressed simply, sustainable tourism can be defined as: "Tourism that takes full account of its current and future economic, social and environmental impacts, addressing the needs of visitors, the industry, the environment and host communities" (UNWTO, 2012). Tourism is one thing that is so important to Indonesia.