DHL Express and Travel Rave help spur Singapore’s business tourism recovery

Business events from DHL Express and association events including Travel Rave helped boost Singapore’s business by 5.6% last year.

DHL Express and Travel Rave help spur Singapore’s business tourism recovery
DHL Express and Travel Rave help spur Singapore’s business tourism recovery
Singapore’s Overseas Visitors Survey (OVS) reveals that business visitors in 2010 made up about 27% of the 11.6m total visitors and an estimated 40% of total expenditure, up from 21.4% and 27.5% respectively over 2009.

Singapore held 108 new and inaugural business events held last year, with event attendance growing at an average of 15-20%.

The inaugural Travel Rave in October 2010 welcomed over 8,000 delegates whilst Associations Day in 2010 welcomed 103 participants from 18 countries.

Meanwhile, DHL Express held a senior management conference in Singapore last year.

 

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