Tourist visits in PH reached 2.8M in the first half of fiscal year


The number of tourist visited the country reached to 2.8M in January to July counting.

“Yes, we’re on track. We are already over 2.8 million for January to July which means we are now growing at 11 percent,” he said. “It may also be the first time in history that we will be able to hit the five million tourist arrival mark.” Tourism Secretary Ramon Jimenez Jr. said.

Department of Tourism is expecting to have more visitors by year 2015, expecting to reach a total of eight million.