Visitor arrivals to Philippines up 17% in Sep-2019

    Philippines‘ Department of Tourism reported (27-Nov-2019) visitor arrivals to the Philippines for Sep-2019. Details include:

    • Visitor arrivals: 606,553, +17.1% year-on-year;
      • South Korea: 152,184, +21.5%;
      • China: 150,505, +47.0%;
      • US: 61,085, +2.5%;
      • Japan: 56,878, +6.6%;
      • Taiwan: 27,707, +25.1%;
      • Australia: 21,346, +3.9%;
      • Singapore: 12,276, -6.9%;
      • UK: 12,157, +4.5%;
      • Canada: 12,006, +5.8%;
      • Malaysia: 11,374, -13.9%;
      • India: 10,777, +20.1%;
      • Hong Kong: 6703, -9.6%.