A tourist in Singapore taking in the iconic skyline with Marina Bay Sands and the Singapore Flyer in view.
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Singapore is gradually reopening its borders again after months of coronavirus travel restrictions.
As the city-state looks to salvage its battered tourism industry — which contributes around 4% to its economy — it’s hoped that artificial intelligence (AI) can help the sector bring back visitors safely.
Official data shows monthly visitor arrivals were down by 76% between January to July, compared to a year ago. Visitor arrivals in July alone were down more than 99% year-on-year.
Even though the Southeast Asian nation remains closed off to most…