Taiwan Hotel Occupancy Rises

11th November 2010 (Last Updated November 11th, 2010 18:30)

Taiwan's hotel occupancy has risen by 5.3% year-on-year in the first nine months of 2010, according to data from the country's tourism bureau. The average occupancy rate of Taiwan's tourist hotels was 67.4 % between January and September. The rise has been attributed to in

Taiwan’s hotel occupancy has risen by 5.3% year-on-year in the first nine months of 2010, according to data from the country’s tourism bureau.

The average occupancy rate of Taiwan’s tourist hotels was 67.4 % between January and September.

The rise has been attributed to increasing numbers of foreign visitors.

Taiwan received four million overseas visitors in the first nine months this year, up 27% year-on-year, according to earthtimes.org.