White House touting tourism for jobs

White House touting tourism for jobs

 

"To boost international tourism, the Obama administration will focus on drawing more visitors from developing countries with fast-growing middle-class travelers, notably Brazil, China and India, White House officials said.  Obama directed the State Department to speed up the processing of applications for visitor visas to the U.S. from travelers in Brazil and China, officials said." - Arizona Republic, Jan. 19, 2012.