Natural Calamities, Political Instabilities Take Their Toll on Tourism Industry
The major earthquake in 2010 may compound loss of the Haitian tourism industry that already suffered a lot due to political instability in the past. Will the government of highly impoverished country be able to implement its recent tourism revival strategy and bounce back by 2011?
Though we can imagine preventing political instabilities, can we guard tourist destinations against large scale natural calamities?
Timely warnings based on most accurate scientific predications may help us in minimizing the loss during natural calamities.