The first 35,000 tourists who book a holiday to Malta this summer will be able to get 200 euro discount, Measures aimed at stimulating tourism on the island.
Specifically, visitors who book at least three nights’ accommodation in hotels in Malta will be eligible for Financial aid, And will increase according to the type of accommodation.
Therefore, visitors who choose to stay in a five-star hotel will receive 200 Euros. Will increase to 220 If they choose to spend their holidays on Gozo Island in Malta. Visitors staying in four-star hotels will receive a discount of 150 euros, and visitors staying in three-star hotels will receive a discount of 100 euros.
The program will be allocated 3.5 million euros, This is a financing plan in the government plan, in which 20 million funds are aimed at restoring the summer tourist season.
Tourism is 16% of PIB According to estimates by the World Travel and Tourism Council, Malta’s tourism industry will be affected in 2019. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, air traffic on the island has dropped by more than 75% in 2020.
Malta wants to show that it is one of the most important countries in the world Safer European destinations Facing the summer, it is currently one of the fastest growing vaccination programs against the virus in EU countries. So far, in a country with a population of 500,000, more than 230,000 doses of vaccine against the disease have been vaccinated.
In the case of Malta, the contribution of the Maltese health authorities exceeds 29,000 infected Caused Covid-19 deaths, including 400 deaths caused by the disease.