In 2012, the state budget of Ukraine received about 1.5 billion UAH from tourism facilities tax, head of the State Tourism Agency of Ukraine Olena Shapovalova told a briefing at the Cabinet of Ministers, ForUm correspondent reports.
According to Shapovalova, last year there was paid 38.4 million UAH of tourist tax, which is 38.3% more than in 2011. "There was a positive dynamics of foreign tourists visiting Ukraine, in particular due to Euro 2012. Last year, their number was 24.6 million, which is 2.8% more than in 2011.
In addition, Shapovalova informed that the state budget 2013 does not provide funds for creation of commercials about Ukraine, but the State Tourism Agency of Ukraine launches a website in several languages to attract tourists to Ukraine.
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