International Journal of Research Studies in Management
Tourism Educators and Movers of the Philippines Special Issue
2022 Volume 10 Issue 4
Available Online: 18 August 2022
Lyceum of the Philippines University, Batangas, Philippines (email@example.com)
Borbon, Noelah Mae D.
Lyceum of the Philippines University, Batangas, Philippines (firstname.lastname@example.org)
The global CoViD-19 crisis has greatly impacted the economy, society, and labor market, affecting every product supply and demand. The tourism and hospitality industries have encountered persistent challenges, with major declines in income and growth, as well as job losses in specific sectors as a result of travel bans and border closure measures. This study aimed to assess the Impact of CoViD-19 among the 254 tourism business employees and owners in Quirino province and the Crisis Management Practices they employed during the pandemic. Findings reveal the CoViD-19 pandemic has a positive impact on Environment while its negative impacts were posted on Economy. Looking at the Crisis Management Practices of the Tourism Businesses in Quirino province, Cost Control posted the highest level of agreement among the respondents. Based on the findings of the study, there is a high significant relationship between the Impacts of CoViD-19 in the Tourism Businesses of Quirino Province and Crisis Management Practices executed by the Tourism Businesses in Quirino Province. Hence, the positive and negative impacts of the pandemic are significantly associated with the respondents’ adoption to the various Crisis Management Practices. The empirical results of the study may guide the Tourism industry in the province in formulating exigency plans in controlling the drastic effect of the pandemic. Also, various strategies may be employed to collaborate with other agencies in the government to discuss coping measures and comprehensive crisis management systems.
Keywords: crisis management practices, COVID-19 impacts, pandemic, tourism
Cite this article:
Barroga, M., & Borbon, N. M. D. (2022). Impact to the operating tourism business during COVID-19 pandemic towards crisis management practices in the province of Quirino. International Journal of Research Studies in Management, 10(4), 43-54. https://doi.org/10.5861/ijrsm.2022.44