Home Tags Arab tourists

Tag: Arab tourists

Jordan collected $3.5 billion in tourism revenue in 2012

AMMAN, Jordan — The tourism sector generated $3.5 billion (around JD2.5 billion) in 2012, a 15.3 per cent increase from $3 billion in 2011, according to a statement issued by the Central Bank of Jor

Egypt aims to lure more Arab visitors

DUBAI, UAE - The flow of tourists to Egypt will be returning to the same level that recorded in 2010 and we are focusing our efforts on various global markets, particularly the Arab ones, Egypt's Tour

Korea’s campaign to increase Arab tourism bearing fruit

Tourism in South Korea is a major industry with 8.87 million foreign tourists visiting the country, making it one of the favored destinations.

Fewer Arab tourists come to Egypt

The number of Arab tourists who visited Egypt in the first half of 2011 dropped by 15.3 percent compared to the previous year, a tourism official said Monday.

1 million Arab visitors to boost Turkey’s tourist numbers in 2010

Despite a negligible contraction in the number of visitors from Israel because of strained relations after the flotilla crisis, Turkey will likely enjoy a boost in its tourism figures, largely owing t

Turkey gearing up for Arabian tourists

ISTANBUL - A 700-page Turkish guidebook was prepared for tourists from all Arabian countries, the semi-official Anatolia news agency reported on Monday.

Geneva crime surge targets Arab tourists

GENEVA — An assault on a Saudi Arabian outside a Geneva night club has cast an unwanted spotlight on surging street crime and claims of "cut throat" neighbourhoods in the Swiss city with an internat

London is bracing itself for an “oil rush” of Arab tourists

The West End is bracing itself for an "oil rush" of Middle Eastern tourists ahead of Ramadan - with sales to Arab shoppers already up 50% this year.

Arab tourists are on a shopping spree in Istanbul

ISTANBUL - Not many Turkish citizens can afford to go on a shopping spree nowadays, as they have to watch each penny they spend.

Arab tourists shying away from Lebanon

BEIRUT: Figures released by the Ministry of Tourism indicate that the number of tourists visitng Lebanon totaled 277,054 in the first four months of 2008, up by 2.6 percent from the same period of 2007.