The latest tourism figures for Singapore show record spending by UK Visitors in the first six months of 2011. Over 231,000 people visited from the UK between January and June, more than from each of the United States, Germany and Hong Kong.
Singapore Welcomes Leaders From Travel And Tourism Industry at TravelRave 2011.
Singapore visitor arrivals reached 3.12 million in Q1 2011, representing a 15.7% year-on-year growth. All three months in Q1 2011 saw record high arrivals with January registering the largest increase. March however remains the top visitor-generating month in Q1 2011. This follows Singapore Changi Airport being voted “World’s Leading Airport 2010” by World Travel Awards.
Officials from the Singapore Tourism Board have been outlining plans for the upcoming year at the Annual Tourism Industry Conference, with an emphasis firmly on growth for 2011. Held at the Suntec Exhibition and Convention Centre, the conference brings together tourism and travel related professionals involved in the tourism industry in Singapore.
Metro, the UK’s only free urban national newspaper, has exclusively teamed up with the Singapore Tourism Board (STB) and Singapore Airlines to remind Metro readers what a great cultural destination Singapore is.
The Singapore Tourism Board has revealed it is developing a new tourism roadmap called Tourism Compass 2020, updating previous plans and inviting the public to shape the destinations future.
Singapore Tourism Board has unveiled details of its S$90 million or U$$60 million initiative to raise the country’s tourism. The BOOST (Building On Opportunities to Strengthen Tourism) Campaign has developed to target both leisure travellers, as well as business and MICE visitors this year.
Breaking Travel News interviews Divya Panickar, Area Director Northern & Western Europe, Singapore Tourism Board, discusses boutique hotel openings in 2008 and ambitious visitor growth targets.
The Singapore Tourism Board (STB) will be participating at the Gulf Incentive, Business Travel and Meetings Exhibition (GIBTM) this month, to showcase the exciting MICE and leisure offerings that the city state has to offer event organizers and meeting planners.