• Kenya tourism witnesses 32.2% growth last year

    9 days ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    Tourism sector in Kenya witnessed a 31.2 per cent growth last year in terms of revenue earnings from the sector.
    As per latest data from Ministry of Tourism and Wildlife, revenues totalled Sh157.38 billion in 2018 from Sh119.0 billion the year before, with the industry witnessing 68 per cent increase in guest arrivals.
    International tourists went up to 2.025 million from 1.46 million in 2017. Political stability after an unstable electioneering year in 2017 played an important role in reviving business in the leisure sector. Local tourism grew 9.03 per cent from 3.64 million to 3.97 bed...
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