Visitor arrivals to Malaysia stable at 2.1m in Sep-2018, arrivals from Singapore down 11%

    Tourism Malaysia reported (03-Dec-2018) visitor arrivals to Malaysia for Sep-2018. Details include:

    • Visitor arrivals: 2.1 million, +0.2% year-on-year;
      • Singapore: 911,816, -10.5%;
      • Indonesia: 256,766, +23.6%;
      • China: 219,278, +23.6%;
      • Thailand: 148,472, +10.0%;
      • Brunei: 134,492, -7.9%;
      • South Korea: 45,255, +12.2%;
      • India: 42,686, +1.3%;
      • Japan: 34,824, -2.8%;
      • Taiwan: 30,779, +14.4%;
      • Australia: 29,831, -4.6%.