Kulomzina E.1, Alekseycheva E.1, Shinkareva O.2
1 Moscow City University (RUSSIA)
2 Russian State Social University (RUSSIA)
In article aspects of the organization of tourism in the countries of the world are disclosed, the general contribution of income from tourism to GDP of the country is shown. Travel business as a diversified system is described, data of the Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Index (TTCI) are provided. Several problems of development of the Russian tourism is listed.
Keywords: travel business, global competitiveness, tourism revenues, Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Index