MACAU – The number of package tourists visiting Macau rose to 1.12 million last month, 56 percent more than a year earlier.
The Statistics and Census Service says the number of package tourists from the mainland rose by 75 percent to 919,000. More came from Taiwan and South Korea but fewer from Hong Kong.
Some 863,000 people stayed in the city’s hotels and guesthouses last month, 4 percent more than a year earlier. Each stayed, on average, 1.4 nights.