1998 Tourism Revenues in Taiz [Archives:1999/07/Local News]

February 15 1999

Mr. Mohammed Al-Mujahed, Taiz Tourism Office Manager, told Yemen Times that tourism drive in Taiz was riding high in 1998. Around 30,000 tourists visited the city, where the revenues reached around $ 5 million. He also said the number of local tourists coming from other Yemeni cities was 60,000. He added that the total number of people working in tourism in Taiz is estimated at 3,000 people.