UK tourism market targeted as Brexit continues to impact on the economy

first_img Today is the 30th anniversary of Eddie Fullerton’s murder By admin – November 7, 2016 Pinterest Facebook About 70 Irish tourism businesses are represented at the World Travel Market in London.They’re being joined by Tourism Minister Patrick O’Donovan for the start of Ireland’s promotional drive overseas for 2017.Niall Gibbons, Chief Executive of Tourism Ireland, says there are challenges ahead in what’s traditionally been a very strong market, because Brexit has made Ireland significantly more expensive for UK visitors…………….Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/gibbonsbrexit.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume.Meanwhile, a report published by the Department of Finance and the ESRI is warning that a hard Brexit could reduce growth in the Republic by 3.5% over the following five years.The report also predicts a higher debt to GDP ratio and an increase in unemployment, with in the region of €12 billion wiped from the value of the Irish economy. Pinterest Twitter WhatsApp Google+ Hospitalisations rise as Donnelly suggests masks will stay ’til autumn RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twittercenter_img 45 new social homes to be built in Dungloe UK tourism market targeted as Brexit continues to impact on the economy WhatsApp Consultation launched on proposal to limit HGV traffic in Clady Donegal hoteliers enjoy morale boost as bookings increase Homepage BannerNews Disruption to cancer service will increase mortality – Oncologist Facebook Google+ Previous articleRight2Water Donegal urge TDs to back new referendum billNext articleDonegal competitors impress in major BBJ/MMA championships admin last_img read more

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