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Cyprus suffers massive drop in tourism, Minister confirms
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The coronavirus pandemic caused a 50 percent drop in tourist arrivals in Cyprus in 2021 compared to 2019, the last year before the onset of COVID-19, Deputy Tourism Minister Savvas Perdios said on Thursday.The drop dealt a serious blow to the economy of the eastern Mediterranean island, as the tourism and travel sector contributed 22.7 percent to its gross domestic product (GDP), which totaled 21.1 billion euros (23.9 billion U.S. dollars) in 2019.In 2019, tourist arrivals reached almo….. Read More On: Famagusta Gazette

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