The International Air Transport Association (IATA) can confirm that rumors claiming that Jazeera Airways is no longer an IATA member airline and IOSA registered carrier are incorrect.
In 2008, Chinese visiting the Africa Continent accounted for 3% of their total numbers in outbound travel. But in 2017, outbound travel rose to over 10%, representing 11.3 million that had travelled to Africa. As highlighted by Chinese news website Cankaoxiaoxi.com, Chinas social media platforms have been abuzz about travel experience to African countries.
Mobile bookings in the kingdom jumped 116% compared to 2016, largely driven by reservations made on Saudia and flynas
International tourism in the Middle East and North Africa showed clear signs of recovery in 2017 with growths of 5% and 13%, respectively.