Fiji Times – Thursday 23rd November 2017.
FIJI’S tourism industry generally firmed up in the third quarter of 2017 with high visitor arrivals at 78,164 last month.
The provisional visitor arrivals released by the Fiji Bureau of Statistics (FBoS) on Monday noted that October 2017 arrivals represented an increase of 6.2 per cent compared with a year earlier.
The provisional numbers had also slightly increased from 77,029 in September to 78,164 in October of this year.
This was driven by higher tourist numbers noted from New Zealand, US, Continental Europe, Pacific Islands, Rest of Asia including South Korea, Japan, and the United Kingdom.