Jordan’s Tourism Industry Lost $986 Million in 2011, Al-Rai Says

Jordan’s tourism industry lost about 700 million dinars ($986 million) last year due to regional unrest, Amman-based Al-Rai newspaper reported, citing Tourism Minister Nayef Fayez.

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