• An Analysis of Guest Occupancy and Profit of Private and Public Hotels in Cox’s Bazar

    Author(s):
    Thufathun Nessa Chowdhury, MD. Mohiuddin Chowdhury
    Editor(s):
    Alim Al Ayub Ahmed (see profile)
    Date:
    2014
    Group(s):
    Archives, Asian Business Review, Education and Pedagogy, Open Educational Resources, Scholarly Communication
    Item Type:
    Article
    Permanent URL:
    http://dx.doi.org/10.17613/tqqs-pg13
    Abstract:
    Purpose: The aim of this research was to find out the differences in guest occupancies and profits of the private and public hotels between and within the years 2008 and 2014. Methodology: The researchers followed explanatory research to differentiate the data with statistical tools. The researchers undertook the deductive approach to test the hypothesis comparing occupancy and profit of the hotels. The researchers used survey and interview method in this study. This research mainly based on field survey instead of depending on the artificial figures provided by the hotel officials. The information was confirmed by several respondents during the interview. Findings: Significant differences found in the occupancies and profits of the public and private hotels during the year 2008 and 2014 individually. Also, between the years, 2008 and 2014, differences were observed in occupancy and profit of the private hotels. No difference diagnosed in the occupancy and profit of public hotels between 2008 and 2014. In the survey, the researchers’ diagnosed that the hotels had a common tendency to avoid Tax payment to keep the profit uncut.
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    Published
    Last Updated:
    3 years ago
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    Attribution-NonCommercial
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