Natuman: 40% of Vanuatu’s Economy is based on Tourism

Vanuatu Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Toursm, Commerce, Trades and Ni Vanuatu Business, Joe Natuman says 40% of the economy is based on Tourism.

The Minister made these remarks during the “6th Global Review of Aid for Trade” meeting at the invitation of the World Trade Organization (WTO) in Geneva, Switzerland.

This year’s global review is dedicated to the theme of “Promoting Trade, Inclusiveness and Conne-ctivity for Sustainable Development”, and will be held at the WTO in Geneva from 11 to 13 July 2017.

The meeting will provide an opportunity for stakeholders to look at how Aid for Trade can contribute to the integration of developing countries and least developed countries into the multilateral trading system and the achievement of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

More on Vanuatu’s participation is captured below.

Vanuatu tourism industry depends on infrastructure with that support provided through New Zealand, Australia, Japan, China and World Bank.