China continues to lead international outbound tourism, as international tourism expenditure from that country grew by $11 billion to $ 261 billion, an increase of 12 per cent, as reported in the latest UNWTO World Tourism Barometer.
Infinia Services and Solutions, a UAE-based leading loyalty and payments solutions company, has launched its mobile application Dubuy - a first-of-its-kind app offering discounts and deals exclusively for tourists to Dubai.
International tourist arrivals to the European Union increased by 4 per cent in 2016, reaching almost 500 million or 40 per cent of the world’s total.
This preliminary result is included in the first release of the ‘Eu
Bahraini nationals traveling to Turkey in 2016 reached 41,505 tourists, according to new figures released by the Turkish Consulate General Cultural and Information Office in Dubai.
The figures show a 27 per cent increase in touris
Malaysia is one of the most favoured tourist destinations for GCC tourists especially UAE nationals, with Southeast Asian country receiving over 14,000 UAE travellers in 2016, said an industry expert.
Mohamed Taib Ibrahim, directo
The United States was the most preferred destination country globally for travellers in 2016, while in Asia the UAE was the top country for tourists, according to a new study.
The US topped globally with 11.9 per cent of the total
Middle Eastern travellers accounted for the highest overseas consumer spend (38 per cent) from January to April last year, as nationals from Qatar, UAE and Saudi Arabia spent an average of $1,923, $1,663 and $1,570 per person, respectively.
Destinations around the world welcomed 956 million international tourists between January and September 2016, an increase of 4 per cent comapred to the same period last year, new data has shown.
According to the latest UNWTO World
Sharjah continues to target the Russian tourist market as it recently concluded its participation at the International Russian Travel Market OTDYKH Leisure 2016 exhibition for the 14th time.
Held at the Expocentre Fairgrounds in M
Qatar Airways and Qatar Tourism Authority today signed an agreement with VFS Global – leading provider of visa processing services – for an efficient and transparent tourist visa application system for tourists visiting the state.