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Tourism in the Pacific

Tourism in the Pacific

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Published by International Thomson Publishing Services Ltd .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsC. M. Hall (Editor), Stephen J. Page (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7483452M
ISBN 100415124999
ISBN 109780415124997

This book examines the tourism in all of the countries within or bordering the Pacific Ocean. It addresses trends, cultural and social issues, ecotourism and sustainable development, Pacific islands, economic and planning issues, and the future of tourism in the region. Written by experts from Australia, Canada, China, Europe, Fiji, Malaysia, New Zealand and the United States, the book is an.   The World Bank is rapidly increasing its assistance in the Pacific Islands region with a significant increase in funds available through the International Development Association (IDA) and a new hub office for the South Pacific, in Suva, Fiji, opened in March A Regional Partnership Framework for nine Pacific Island countries (Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Federated States of Micronesia.

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