Visitor arrivals to Maldives up 36% in Apr-2019, strong growth from India, Germany and Italy

    Maldives‘ Ministry of Tourism reported (16-May-2019) visitor arrivals to the Maldives for Apr-2019. Details include:

    • Visitor arrivals: 163,114, +36.3% year-on-year;
      • China: 18,704, +23.9%;
      • Germany: 17,583, +93.9%;
      • Italy: 15,043, +79.3%;
      • UK: 12,876, +18.5%;
      • India: 12,823, +130%;
      • France: 7244, +22.7%;
      • Russia: 6475, +0.7%;
      • US: 4423, +35.4%;
      • Japan: 6389, +72.8%;
      • Switzerland: 5656, +15.1%.