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More to be done to transform tourism

As the world celebrates World Tourism Day, Barbados is being told there’s still much to be done to transform the sector.

In a message to commemorate the day, Minister, Kerrie Symmonds said his vision is for the further stimulation of economic activity.

Mr. Symmonds heralded the gains recorded in long stay arrivals, noting that tourism accounts for 40 thousand jobs in Barbados.

He wants Barbadians to use tourism as a sustainable tool to create thriving livelihoods for themselves and their children.

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