Tourist Arrivals Up by 13%

Tourist arrivals reached 2.52 million from January to May 2016, 13 percent higher than the 2.22 million recorded in 2015. For May alone, it rose by eight percent to 445,449 from 413,937 in the same period last year. For 2016, the government has set a target of 6.5 million international arrivals as it continues to bank on key and emerging source markets. Total receipt is targeted at $6.5 billion…

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