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Kentucky tourism had strongest economic growth rate in more than a decade

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Irune Rengel | 19 May, 2017, 23:06

Kentucky officials are planning to announce how much tourism impacted the state's economy a year ago.

The tourism industry had a strong performance in 2015, reporting a $13.7 billion economic impact, which was up 5 percent from the prior year.

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Además de esto, sus piezas estaban pintadas con destellos cromáticos a partir de cinco pigmentos que transformaban la percepción. Nuestro color, integrada por 20 piezas de la cultura mexica, la cual muestra el cromatismo en el arte de esa civilización.

Commissioner Kristen Branscum said the report shows that tourism is "a vital economic driver" for the state.

State officials say tourism supports more than 190,000 jobs.

PM speaks to newly elected French President
Macron's task will be to show Le Pen's voters that he will follow through on promises to fundamentally reform the 28-nation bloc. Market reaction Monday to Macron's victory was subdued: investors were expecting it and seem wary of the difficulties he faces.

"On the heels of the recent momentous success in our manufacturing and industrial sectors, it comes as no surprise that Kentucky is experiencing rapid growth in tourism as well", said Gov. Matt Bevin.

Officials say they will continue to build on Kentucky's signature tourism industries of horses, bourbon, music, arts, outdoors and culinary to attract visitors.

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Además, el ministro de Educación, Elías Jaua, señaló que más de 4000 mil equipos de refrigeración serán renovados a través del sistema de cambalache.

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