07 Feb '12, 6am

Tourism arrivals reach new highs, $22b spent in 2011

Tourism arrivals reach new highs, $22b spent in 2011

A group of Korean tourists assembling beside Albert Centre (Bugis area) for sight-seeing on trishaw. The tourism industry posted strong growth in 2011 with tourism arrivals and spending reaching new highs of 13.2 million and $22.2 billion respectively. -- ST PHOTO: LIM SIN THAI By Ng Kai Ling The tourism industry posted strong growth in 2011 with tourism arrivals and spending reaching new highs of 13.2 million and $22.2 billion respectively. The Singapore Tourism Board expects the industry to continue to grow this year but the quantum will be moderated. Last year, a quarter of the estimated total tourism spending went into sightseeing and entertainment, which gaming is a part of. This segment posted the highest growth of 37 per cent growth over that of 2010. Shopping receipts made up a fifth of the $22.2 billion spent by tourists. Please enable JavaScript to view the comme...

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