Moscow – Ajman Tourism Development Department (ATDD) announced the hospitality sector statistics for the second quarter of 2014 on the sidelines of the International Russian Travel Market.
Revenues of the tourism sector during Q2 of 2014 were estimated at AED 67 million, compared to AED 42 million during the same period in 2013, Hind Al Marzooqi, Head of ATDD Marketing and Promotion Section said.
Hotel occupancy for the second quarter of 2014 reached 65 percent, compared to 58 percent in the same period in 2013, she added.
The number of guests reached 180,000 with a total of 182,000 guest nights during the second quarter of 2014, compared to 120,000 guests and 128,000 nights during the same period in 2013, she clarified.
Europeans came first on the list of visitors to Ajman, followed by Russians and CIS market citizens, then GCC and Arab nationalities.
The number of hotel establishments reached 31, compared to 29 in 2013, Al Marzooqi said, noting that the number of hotel units became 2922 with 4660 hotel beds.