Visitor arrivals to Myanmar up 32% in the first five months of 2019

    Myanmar‘s Ministry of Hotels and Tourism reported (13-Jun-2019) visitor arrivals to Myanmar for the first five months of 2019. Details include:

    • Visitor arrivals: 781,726, +32% year-on-year;
      • China: 266,301, +137%;
      • Thailand: 118,795, -11%;
      • Japan: 52,481, +24%;
      • South Korea: 52,033, +85%;
      • US: 31,030, +3%;
      • Singapore: 22,659, -3%;
      • Vietnam: 21,962, -6%;
      • France: 21,716, -3%;
      • Malaysia: 19,653, stable;
      • Taiwan: 17,974, +15%;
      • UK: 16,215, -12%;
      • India: 16,507, -11%;
      • Germany: 13,744, -2%;
    • Visitor arrivals by air: 720,883, +28%.