Dubai welcomed a file sixteen.seventy three million vacationers in 2019, up five.1 for every cent on 2018.

The advancement was pushed by expanding numbers of Chinese, Russian and Omani website visitors.

The emirate – which will this 12 months host Expo 2020 – has established a concentrate on of 20 million vacationers for 2020.

“While the global economy remains in a state of flux, we can clearly see an fascinating possibility to even further grow Dubai’s dominance in the tourism field in 2020,” said Dubai Tourism main Saeed al-Marri.

Indian vacationers topped arrivals very last 12 months, with virtually two million viewing Dubai, a slight fall from 201