Total Direct foreign arrivals to Bali for February 2006 hit 73,430 – a figure down -27.03% from the total visitors in February just one year before (100,638). The latest figures failed to demonstrate forward movement on the slow struggle back to recovery for Bali's tourism industry, turning in a somewhat worse performance than January 2006 when bookings were down -21.78% month-on-month with one year before. Mitigating partially what could appear to February's setback is the fact that January’s arrivals were bolstered in part by Chinese New Year visitors. Tourism observers will be closely watching March arrival figures to see what clue, if any, they provide to the length and severity of the current business drought.
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