In a statement, the AVSP
said Southeast Asian countries decided to unite because China had the power to pressure its smaller neighbors in the region like Vietnam and the Philippines, which along with Brunei and Malaysia also claim parts of the South China Sea.
An important qualitative measure of project success is whether a level of functionality that enables city employees to perform their duties effectively has been maintained, particularly through the AVSP
. So far--after nearly 2 1/2 years--the city has received no official reports of the program not being able to effectively provide employees with scheduled, pay-as-you-go transportation nor have there been reports of reduced productivity due to the fleet reduction.
It takes several cruise lines many sailings from May to September to show a piece of Alaska to so many visitors--883,000 in 2011, according to the "Alaska Visitor Statistics Program (AVSP
) Summer 2011" report compiled by the McDowell Group for the state.
The Interior is one of the top destinations for Alaska tourists, according to the Alaska Visitor Statistics Program (AVSP) Summer 2006 report.
According to the AVSP Summer report, Fairbanks is the only Alaska destination that has increased in market share since 1993 to 1994.
1 activity among Alaska visitors, as reported by the Alaska Visitors Statistics Program (AVSP
) for the summer 2006 season, was shopping.
FIGURE 1: 2002 SALES DETAILS 2002 Travel & Tourism Sales, $ Million Resident In-State 412.8 Internal Business Travel 321.5 Government Spending 97.2 Investment 570.5 Domestic Out-of-State 862.4 International 108.4 Total $2,372.8 FIGURE 3: Visitor/Resident Arrival Composition PERCENT BY "MODE OF ARRIVAL" * SUMMER 2003 Visitors Residents Domestic Air 59 41 Cruise Ship 100 0 Ferry 71 29 International Air 62 38 Motorcoarch 95 15 Personal Vehicle 56 44 Other 60 40 Source: Surveys conducted in Summer 2001 as part of AVSP