The number of foreign tourists that visited the country in the first three months of the year marked a 20-percent increase compared to the corresponding period of 2007, Krushkova added. The revenue from international tourists amounted to 291,400,000 euros in the period, up 14.8%, the BTA reported.
Over 5 mln foreign tourists visited Bulgaria in 2007. The international tourism revenue for the period totaled 2.284 bln euros, up 10.8% year on year.
Bulgaria will sign an agreement with South Korea aimed at the attracting of tourists. The country has already signed similar agreements with Iran and the Czech Republic.