Early Edition with Kate Hawkesby •

Matt Stenton on how the decimated tourism industry will recover

Early Edition with Kate Hawkesby

At least 50,000 tourism workers face job losses and reduced hours in an industry decimated by the lockdown.
That's just out of the 400,000 directly employed by tourism.
Tourism New Zealand has launched the Go with Tourism support  programme.
Programme director Matt Stenton says tourist workers are under immense strain and need a lot of emotional support.
"They have no one to turn to as everyone is in lockdown at this stage."
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