Stakeholders have been urged to explore business opportunities in the tourism industry for quick wins in Mashonaland Central Province to catch up with other expanding cities in the country and the world at large.

The call for investment in the tourism and hospitality industry was made at the official opening of a facility in Bindura during this festive season.

Officially opening the leisure resort, Bindura Municipality Mayor Innocent Zvigumbu said tourism has transformed nations hence the need to seriously tap into opportunities in this sector for the growth of the economy.

Entrepreneur and legislator Cde Dorothy Mashonganyika said the investment she made will transform Bindura and this will also prove to the continent and beyond that women empowerment is taken seriously in Zimbabwe.

Those who attended the official opening of the leisure resort had an opportunity to tour the facility.

Tourism is rated as one area that brings in foreign exchange and more revenue is expected this festive season as stakeholders have invested in the upgrading of infrastructure.