Ethiopia Secured 2.6 Billion USD from Tourism

Ministry of Culture and Tourism (MoCT) disclosed Ethiopia has earned 2.6 billion USD from tourism in the first 9 months of the current fiscal year.

The Ministry presented the performance of the sector to the federal legislature, House of Peoples’ Representatives (HPR). The report indicated the revenue was 88 percent of what the Ministry initially targeted.

The income was generated from over 700,000 foreign tourists that visited Ethiopia during the period.

Source: Fana Broadcasting Corporate