Tunisia Tourism Earnings Climb 36% in First Half to $705 Million
Tourism revenue increased to 1.15 billion dinars ($705 million) as 2.5 million people visited, the industry’s minister, Elyes FakhFekh, said at a press conference yesterday. Tourism, which accounts for 6.5 percent of gross domestic product, is the largest source of foreign currency and the second-largest employing industry after agriculture.
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