Visitor arrivals to Maldives up 12% in Aug-2019

    Maldives‘ Ministry of Tourism reported (29-Sep-2019) visitor arrivals to the Maldives for Aug-2019. Details include:

    • Visitor arrivals: 139,338, +12.4% year-on-year;
      • China: 32,757, -2.1%;
      • Italy: 11,449, +30.5%;
      • India: 11,067, +157%;
      • UK: 9827, +6.2%;
      • Germany: 7242, +13.5%;
      • Russia: 5175, +14.4%;
      • US: 3513, +17.6%;
      • Japan: 4623, +4.3%;
      • Switzerland: 766, -14.6%;
      • France: 3173, +16.9%.