/Travel bans: Tourism companies bleed N$2,1m each in one week

Travel bans: Tourism companies bleed N$2,1m each in one week

TOURISM companies have received cancellations well into 2022, signalling one of Namibia’s most severe crises in the tourism sector in the past two years.

The tourism and hospitality sectors in Botswana, Namibia, Zambia, and Zimbabwe lost on average U$134 383 (N$2,1 million) per business in the first week after the new Omicron Covid-19 variant was identified.

This was revealed in a survey conducted by Africa’s Eden Tourism Association, representing wide-ranging membership in Botswana, Namibia, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.

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