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    • How economic policies influence the tourism sector
    • Government role in ‘Destination Marketing’  Government funding to increase visitor arrivals and per person expenditure  Funding and grants to aid development
    • Policies and legislation that economically influence tourism  Visa and immigration policies  Visa offices off shore  Investment eg tax breaks to overseas investors  Fast track entry for people on skills shortage lists  Training funding to upskill in key sector areas  Taxes eg airport taxes  Infrastructure development  Planning to minimize negative impacts of tourism
    • Infrastructure required for tourism  Airports, air navigation, roads, railheads and ports, as well as basic infrastructure services required by hotels, restaurants, shops, and recreation facilities,telecommunications and utilities  Good infrastructure is key factor in the industry’s ability to manage visitor flows