Mexico to prepare for comeback

May 2009
Travel Weekly (UK);5/8/2009, p6
Trade Publication
The article reports that Mexico is preparing for a return to health for its tourism industry after the country was hit by swine flu. It was announced by Mexico Tourism Board director for Europe Manuel Diaz Cebrian. Reportedly, plans for a major marketing campaign in the country were put on hold when the swine flu outbreak struck.


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