Lucrative fourth quarter predicted for Asian travel industry

Leading B2B wholesaler GTA is predicting a boom in hotel room sales across the Asia Pacific region during the fourth quarter of 2015.

Tourism arrivals remained stable in July, despite fall in Chinese arrivals

The percentage of tourist arrivals from January to July 2015 increased by only 1.7%, when compared to the same period last year.

609,105 tourist arrivals recorded for first six months of 2015, reports Tourism Ministry

The Maldives Ministry of Tourism has reported 609,105 tourists to have visited the Maldives this year up till the end of June. This is a 1.3% increase compared to the 601,513 tourist arrivals recorded for the same duration last year.

MMA’s Monthly Economic Review: tourist arrivals up by 7% in March, overall occupancy down

The Maldives Monetary Authority’s Monthly Economic Review, vol. 9 published May 31st, highlights growth in arrivals despite falling occupancy.

Tourist Arrivals Reach a Record High in February

February’s tourist arrivals reached a record high, according to Maldives Monetary Authority’s Monthly Economic Review (March 2015).

New record set with tourist arrivals in February at all-time high

Tourist arrivals increased by 8.8% last month compared to February 2014, which saw a record 110,705 visitors, the Ministry of Tourism revealed last week.