Kenya: Hotel Bookings Drop in the Country
By Njeri Ngugi, 11 November 2012
Hotel bookings in Coast province has declined by 22% this year compared to last year. Tourism Stakeholders have attributed the drop to perceived insecurity posed by Al-shabbab terror group and MRC in Mombasa.
CEO hotel keepers, Sam Ikwaye says the canceling of five airlines is another indication that the industry is not performing well and urges the government to address the matter urgently.
Copyright © 2012 The Star. All rights reserved. Distributed by AllAfrica Global Media (allAfrica.com).
To contact the copyright holder directly for corrections — or for permission to republish or make other authorized use of this material, click here.
AllAfrica publishes around 2,000 reports a day from more than 130 news organizations and over 200 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.
Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.