Fisheries decline in July while tourist arrivals stabilise, MMA reports

Total tourist arrivals in July climbed in both monthly and annual terms by 28 percent and 4 percent respectively, totalling 104,517, notes the Maldives Monetary Authority’s Monthly Economic Review.

Sri Lankan tourism industry brings in nearly $1 billion dollars so far in 2015

The first five months of 2015 have seen Sri Lanka’s tourism industry bring in nearly $1 billion in revenue, with record numbers of tourist arrivals also being noted.