Saturday, August 18, 2018

Tag Archives: industry

Tourism killing city, says mayor

In a series of controversial comments, Ron Christie has criticised the industry that attracts more than a million people each year, contributes $3 billion to the economy and supports some 100,000 jobs.

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Target Aussies with tourism tax, NZ government urged

A New Zealand tour operator is calling on his government to target Aussies with its new tourism tax. The Ardern government has announced  that from 2019, most international visitors entering New Zealand for less than 12 months will be charged a tourism rate of between $25 and $35 – except those from Australia and Pacific Island forum nations. John Lightwood, …

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