Abu Dhabi ranked among fastest-growing destinations in the world
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- Published: Wednesday, 18 January 2017 11:45
Abu Dhabi hosts more than 4 million guests in the first 11 months of 2016Abu Dhabi has been ranked among the fastest-growing destinations in the world, and the fastest-growing destination in the Middle East, in a new report by financial services giant Mastercard.
The Global Cities Index Report recognised the UAE capital’s compound annual growth rate of 19.81% in overnight visitors between 2009 and 2016, which places the emirate in third place alongside major upcoming destinations such as Osaka in Japan and Chengdu in China, and above established hubs such as Tokyo, Riyadh and Taipei in Taiwan.