GCC officials discuss boosting regional tourism

GCC officials discuss boosting regional tourism
GCC officials discuss boosting regional tourism

RIYADH, June 1 (KUNA) — GCC officials on Wednesday discussed plans for boosting tourism in and among the Council’s member states.
The meeting which grouped tourism undersecretaries addressed a proposed comprehensive strategy for boosting joint tourism, said a statement released by the GCC General Secretariat. The talks also dealt with common realms for joint tourist and cultural activities, the official statement said.
The undersecretaries also touched on reviving inter-GCC tourism, namely with special and lucrative offers by tourism and travel agencies.
A number of issues, due to be referred to the ministerial meeting due in October, were also examined.
Tourism Assistant Undersecretary at Kuwait Information Ministry Jassem Al-Habib took part in the meeting. (end) od.rk