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Thailand welcomes 2.8 million tourists in May 2018

business June 20, 2018 14:50

By Thai Visa

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Tourist arrivals rose 6.3% to 2.8 million in May 2018.

The Permanent Secretary for Tourism and Sports, Pongpanu Svetarundra, said the majority of visitors last month were from East Asia, followed by Europe, South Asia, and the United States. 

Pongpanu said the Chinese remained at the top of international arrivals. 

For 2018, the Ministry of Tourism and Sports aims to achieve a 10% year-on-year growth in the number of visitors, or around 37 million to 38 million.