Tourist ar­rivals to Cyprus soar in April

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Tourists ar­rivals to Cyprus in April rose 43 per­cent from a year ear­lier to 199,762, mainly on a re­bound in ar­rivals from the UK, the gov­ern­ment’s sta­tis­ti­cal ser­vice said. Bri­tish tourists vis­it­ing Cyprus last month rose 29 per­cent to 80,998, the ser­vice said in a state­ment on its web­site yes­ter­day. Jan­uary-April ar­rivals rose 18 per­cent to 405,463, mainly on a 61 per­cent in­crease in Rus­sian vis­i­tors. Tourism ac­counts di­rectly and in­di­rectly for about one-fourth of the Cypriot econ­omy. (Bloomberg)

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