The concept of tourism development and its dimensions / student / Hadi Abbas Mousa and / d. Mohammed Gamal Al-Tayef

The concept of tourism development and its dimensions
The concept of tourism development: Tourism development has several concepts that reflect the point of view and the angle thought by thinkers and researchers in the field of tourism. We will mention some opinions in the concept of tourism development.
Is the development of the components of the tourism product, particularly in its urban and natural context, ie development of natural and cultural tourism resources within the total available tourism resources.
The process of natural and functional integration shows a number of natural elements in the region and the public facilities that govern their existence as a basis for the establishment of tourism investments as well as the group of regulatory activities.
Is a process aimed at contributing to increasing national income and increasing real per capita income to varying degrees by driving tourism variables in society to grow faster than natural growth.
It is important that tourism development be an integral part of the overall national development and therefore must include the same components for achieving its goals. Therefore, it can be said that tourism development is the ability of countries with potential
Tourism to pay its tourism variables at a higher rate of growth in order to achieve the goals of the comprehensive national education.
2 – The dimensions of tourism: Tourism development in developing countries have major dimensions (10).
To make a structural change in the structure of the tourism sector and the consequent change in the form and type of tourism product to keep pace with the global demand in tourism.
Achieve rapid and high growth rates every year, above the growth rates that can be achieved under normal conditions, so that the country can, through a certain period of time, improve the relative position of the tourism sector or adjust its share of the global tourism movement.
A realistic strategy that stems from the prevailing economic conditions as well as from the objectives to be achieved. There are a number of factors that determine the development of such a strategy, such as: providing technical expertise especially to the managers, regulators, technicians and planners, implementing and managing the tourism projects, as well as the nature of the current and complementary markets, financing projects and the contribution of the public sector, the private sector and the government sector. An important element affected by development programs).
This explains the importance of the availability of elements and dimensions of tourism development, and the extent to which the operators of the tourism sector understand the importance of these dimensions and the right to be interested in planning and planning them in accordance with the conditions of their countries and their tourism potential requires a great effort in providing the database and information and benefiting from modern information technologies And is suitable for the conditions and nature of tourist work in each country, which makes the information of economic value to planners and senior management in making the appropriate decision and the formulation of a realistic tourism policy and this is what we try to emphasize in our modest study e His.