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Visitor arrivals to Macau up 10.1 % in 2019

Visitor arrivals to Macau in 2019 reached a total of 39.4 million, representing an increase of 10.1 percent year-on-year, according to data from the...

Philippines to restrict Chinese visa-upon-arrival

The Philippines has decided not to scrap visas-upon-arrivals (VUAs) for Chinese tourists, instead opting for a 30-day VUA without provision for an extension, local...

Visitor arrivals to fall short of estimates in 2019

MGTO Director Maria Helena de Senna Fernandes said that visitor arrival will likely fall short of the 40 million visitor arrival estimate, which was...

Singapore visitor spending loses pace with arrivals

Despite an increase in international arrivals to Singapore, visitor spending dipped 1.3 percent in 19Q2, according to figures from the Singapore Tourism Board.  During the...

Golden Week visitation met expectations: MGTO

The Macau Government Tourism Office said tourist visitation over Golden Week met expectations, attributed to the inauguration of the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge and the...

First 2 days of Golden Week sees 8.8% rise in visitor arrivals

Macau welcomed a total of 297,047 visitors during the first two days of the Golden Week holidays, according to data from the Macau Government...

Macau prepares for huge influx of tourists, but not Hong Kong

The Macau Government Tourism Office (MGTO) is working on measures to manage the flow of visitors to the city during Golden Week, which begins...

Visitor arrivals increase 25.6 percent in May

Visitor arrivals to Macau increased by 25.6 percent year-on-year during the month of May, driven by a surge in same day visitors. According to...

Visitor arrivals surge during May Labor Day holiday

Visitor arrivals to Macau during the four day Labor Day holiday surged by 37 percent year-on-year, according to provisional statistics. “With the 1st May Labor...

MGTO director expects 20 pct rise in visitors during Labor day holiday

Macau could see a 20 percent rise in visitor arrivals during the Labor Day holiday on Wednesday, says MGTO director Maria Helena de Senna...

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