Matthew Carlton
Jun 16, 2010

New resorts see Singapore's tourism sector thrive

After its most successful January ever, following the recent openings of Resorts World Sentosa and Marina Bay Sands, Singapore's tourism sector is determined to keep its momentum.

Orchard Road

After a stagnant 2009 due to the depressed state of the global economy, tourism in Singapore appears to be back on track following the recent announcement that visitor arrivals to the country grew by 17.6 per cent year-on-year in January 2010 to reach 908,000 visitors - the highest ever recorded in that month.

The turnaround can be attributed to the recent openings of Resorts World Sentosa and Marina Bay Sands, the campaigns from STB to attract visitors to the island,...

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