This was announced by CEO of NAI Ukraine Vitaliy Boyko, an Ukrinform correspondent reports.
"We have been observing the positive dynamics for the third consecutive year. According to the data of the Kyiv City State Administration, more than 282,000 foreigners visited Kyiv in the first quarter of 2017, which is a record 34% more than in the same quarter of 2016. The main increase has been observed owing to the guests from Belarus," Boyko said.
6.396,000 foreigners visited Ukraine for the first half of 2017, which is 1.5% more than in the first half of 2016.