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Over 468,000 Europeans visit Sharjah in 2017

Figure represents 36% increase year-on-year

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Over 468,000 European tourists visited Sharjah in 2017, representing a 36 per cent increase from the 343,987 European visitors in 2016, according to the Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority.

The Authority discussed the figures during its participation at the International Tourism-Bourse Berlin 2018 (ITB Berlin), the latest edition of the travel trade show.

Officials from the authority are at the event to showcase Sharjah’s tourism projects, agendas, and services in a bid to strengthen relations with German and European institutions and attract more visitors.