Another example of the dynamic nature of the L and T industry. The devastating earthquake in Nepal, whilst obviously a humanitarian disaster, will also have an effect on the tourism industry in Nepal. Perhaps some of the impacts may be common sense but find out more by clicking on the link : http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/asia/nepal-earthquake-kingdom-will-be-devastated-by-loss-of-foreign-revenue-10205380.html
In 2014 there were no orders for the A380 Airbus or Boeing 747-8, superjumbos that many thought would revolutionise air travel. Why were no orders made? Click on the links to find out more : http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-32400130 and http://www.independent.co.uk/travel/news-and-advice/a380-celebrates-first-decade-in-flight–but-how-long-will-it-last-10205583.html. For year 12 students this a very good example of the dynamic nature of the leisure and tourism industry.
When you next travel overseas you may well notice a difference, the Home Office is phasing in a scheme whereby data about all travellers will be recorded. Why is this happening? How might it affect travellers? Click on the link to find out more : http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-32205970