Published on : Wednesday, April 19, 2017
In the coming week, some of the top most global leaders of tourism industry will be present at the annual travel fair of Emirates. Dubai’s hospitality and tourism industry is all prepared to welcome these heavy-weight guests with complete fervor. It will commence on April 24th of this year. This four-day fair is now in its 24th year. The event will take place at Dubai World Trade Center and is geared up to will welcome over 2,600 exhibitors and an expected 30,000 visitors from the Middle East.
To quote Simon Press, senior exhibition director, ‘It is clear that the Expo 2020 project is driving growth throughout Dubai, as it aims to complete 160,000 hotel rooms in time to welcome an additional five million visitors over the course of the six-month event.
However, the UAE and the GCC countries as a whole are looking towards tourism as a way of diversifying their economies away from their reliance on hydrocarbon receipts.’
Organizers of this eye-catching event have added an extra hall, to cater extra demands from over 150 countries with 65 national pavilions and more than 100 new exhibitors set to make their ATM debut this year. This trend of increasing is due to immersive style of tourism which includes different sectors of local life like the culinary, history, culture shopping, nature, sports, halal, theme parks, wellness and spa, medical tourism and pure Arabic magnificence!
Tags: Arabian Travel Market