Top foreign visitors to the Philippines

August 11, 2018

Department of Tourism (DOT) note: Data on visitor arrivals include Philippine passport holders permanently residing abroad; exclude overseas Filipino workersGiven President Duterte's pivot to China, have the Chinese replaced Koreans as the country's top foreign visitors? And, has the closure of Boracay affected tourist arrivals?

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Southeast Tourism Society

STS is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting travel throughout the Southeast United States.Our travel and tourism development programs include: STS Spring Symposium; STS Marketing College; STS Congressional Summit on Travel and Tourism in Washington, D.C. and STS Fall Forum.

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Southeast Tourism Society

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