TITLE

Executive Summary

PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
Brazil Tourism Report;Q1 2010, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Industry Profile
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents an overview of the tourism industry for the first quarter of 2010 in Brazil. It notes that the decision made by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in October 2009 to hold the 2016 Olympic games in Rio de Janeiro contributed to the continued development of the industry. It forecasts that there will be a 9.2 million increase in the number of tourists in the country by 2014. The country's political and economic outlook and business environment are also included.
ACCESSION #
46035583

 

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