In a significant declaration today on X, Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the Crown Prince of Dubai, proudly announced Dubai’s exceptional performance in tourism. With an unprecedented 17 million international visitors in 2023, Dubai has firmly established itself at the forefront of the global tourism sector.
Highlighting Dubai’s remarkable hospitality infrastructure, Sheikh Hamdan revealed that the city boasts one of the industry’s highest hotel occupancy rates, standing at an impressive 77.4 percent. This remarkable feat is further underscored by Dubai’s extensive hotel capacity, offering over 150,000 rooms to cater to the diverse needs of travelers.
Emphasizing Dubai’s strategic vision for economic growth and development, Sheikh Hamdan referenced the Dubai Economic Agenda D33. This ambitious agenda aims to position Dubai among the top three destinations worldwide for both business and tourism, cementing its status as a global leader in hospitality and commerce.