It is quickly becoming apparent that 2021 will be another gruelling year for Ireland’s tourism industry. Businesses are shut as the pandemic rages and, even with the vaccine roll out, it seems that the tourism and hospitality economy will not be allowed to reopen for the first few months of the year.
In that context Ireland’s largest indigenous industry and biggest regional employer needs unprecedented support if it is to survive this existential crisis.
The Irish Tourism Industry Confederation (ITIC) – representing the leading stakeholders within the sector – has identified 9 key polices that are needed now and in the coming months so that the essential fabric of Ireland’s tourism industry is preserved. SEE THE 9 POLICIES HERE