Denmark targets a continued increase in Filipino tourists this year, officials said.
Danish Ambassador to the Philippines Jan Top Christensen reported a 42% increase in visa applications for Denmark among Filipinos in the first quarter of 2018.
Mr. Christensen added that an estimated Filipino tourist growth of 10,000 is expected if increase in visits to the country is maintained.
Brian Mikkelsen, the Danish Minister for Industry, Business and Financial Affairs, said that marketing initiatives will be implemented after looking into the Filipinos’ traveling patterns. There are also plans on establishing direct flights between the two countries. — Michelle Anne P. Soliman