42.5% jump of Tunisian tourism in first half 2019

Tunisia’s tourism revenues leaped by 42.5% in the first half of 2019 to reach $692 million compared to the same period last year,   according to official figures released on Monday. The number of tourists rose 17 % in the first half of this year to 3.8 million compared to the same period in 2018. The number of tourists jumped to 8.3 million last year. Tourism accounts for 8% of Tunisia’s gross domestic product2.5% in first half 2019. TunisianMonitorOnline