regulatory issues (Tourism)
Do you agree with the following issues? Do you think there are issues and concerns of the industry that we have not identified yet? Please share your opinions and/or personal experience in the comments section provided.
- There are differences and clashes in implementation of standards in various levels.
- Inadequate information on requirements for specific applications for accreditation (i.e. website not working; costs on transportation); and no unified checklist (no single source of information on requirements to operate a tourism business).
- Perception of lax regulation on foreign tour operators.
- Gap in the level of knowledge of concerned players (regulated entity and regulators) in terms of requirements on starting and operating a tourism business.