Canadian Tourism Commission 2012 Annual Report

VANCOUVER, May 6, 2013 /CNW/ - "The global tourism industry generated some jaw-dropping statistics last year. It now accounts for one in every 12 jobs around the world. According to the United Nations World Tourism Organization, 2012 saw international tourism reach one billion visitors for the first time with tourists spending $3 billion a day on their travels, or $2 million a minute. Tourism has truly become a lucrative global powerhouse". Read more...