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This article proves that pandemics greatly affect the hospitality and tourism industry. Certain infectious diseases and pandemics spread rapidly in hospitality settings and lead to global outbreak. Global outbreak of deadly diseases has the capability to financially hurt the hospitality and tourism industry. It’s important for the hospitality industry to have knowledge of previous global pandemic outbreak cases and their influences and effects on the industry. The following research article focuses specifically on the SARS pandemic outbreak’s impact on the hospitality industry. The information in this research article provides factual advice that can be applied and contributed to hospitality crisis mitigation plans.

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