Research and Development

Research and Development Department provides research intelligence to key departments of the corporation; these include Strategic Marketing (SM) and Investment Promotion department (IP) for them to pursue their key mandates. R&D produces various products that range from International Arrival Statistics, Accommodation Statistics, Tourism Attractions Statistics and surveys such as Domestic Tourism Survey, Tourism Employment Survey and Exit Visitors’ Survey.

The department has made it easy for both internal and external users of tourism statistics to access key tourism statistics indicators through the use of Lesotho Online Tourism Information System (LOTIS) where the users can access information through this online system whenever and wherever they are around the world.