Tourist arrivals into Malaysia rose 8.6% year-on-year in March to 1.97 million from 1.81 million last year, a report by Tourism Malaysia said.

The top ten countries visiting Malaysia in March were Singapore, Indonesia, Thailand, Brunei, China including Hong Kong and Macau, India, Philippines, Japan, Australia and the U.K.

Meanwhile, tourist arrivals increased 2.2% to 5.46 million in the January to March period from last year.

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