2.4 Million Visitors to Macau in February

24 March 2008

Macaus's Statistics and Census Service says more than 2.4 million people visited the gambling haven this February. It's an 11.6 percent increase over the same period last year.

Visitors from mainland China totaled 1.4 million (12.9 percent gain), visitors from Southeast Asia totaled 100,169 (74.2 percent gain) and visitors from Hong Kong totaled 688,755 (1.5 percent gain).