Thursday, 04 June 2015 - 13:44
Colombo first among world's fastest growing tourist cities
CNN reported that among the 10 fastest growing cities in the world based on data gathered over the last six years, seven are in Asia.
Sri Lanka's capital city of Colombo is first in growth with a staggering 21% surge, with Chengdu, the capital of China's Sichuan province, following in second.
Abu Dhabi, capital of the United Arab Emirates, ranked third in terms of growth; Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, placed fifth.