Singapore: India ranks 2nd in the list of foreign tourists visiting Singapore. Since April this year, Singapore has reopened its borders to all foreign travelers who have been vaccinated against the virus. Due to this, the tourism board of the country has informed that the arrival of foreign tourists to Singapore has increased 12 times. According to the Tourism Board, 15 lakh tourists have arrived in the first 6 months of this year and the number of tourists is 12 times higher than last year during the same period. The tourism board of the country has mentioned that India is on the 2nd place in the list of foreign tourists going to Singapore.
In the first six months of this year, 2,19,000 Indians visited Singapore. Indonesia tops the list of foreign tourists visiting Singapore. 2,82,000 Indonesians went there during January-June. Also, in the list of foreign tourists visiting Singapore, Malaysia ranks 3rd, Australia ranks 4th and Philippines ranks 5th. In the first six months of this year, 139,000 Malaysians, 125,000 Australians and 81,000 Filipinos visited Singapore. According to the Tourism Board, more than 56 percent of international tourists from January to June 2022 are from the above-mentioned top five countries.