Posted on October 09, 2015

HE the Minister of Economy and Commerce, Sheikh Ahmed bin Jassim bin Mohamed al-Thani, yesterday opened the second meeting of the Gulf Co-operation Council (GCC) ministers in charge of tourism, said Gulf Times. The meeting was attended by ministers responsible for tourism in the GCC countries and GCC Assistant Secretary General for Cultural and Media Affairs, Dr Khalid bin Salim al-Ghassani.

The recommendations approved during the meeting focused on the development of joint action between the public and private sectors in the tourism field and on the importance of preparing a strategy for joint tourism action in the GCC, along with coordinating regional and international cooperation in the field of tourism and intensifying efforts for intra tourism development and strengthening cooperation in the field of exhibitions and conferences.