Quotes: MENA   Enter Symbol: NewsLetter: Search: advanced

Emirates, Mauritius hold road show  Join our daily free Newsletter

MENAFN - The Peninsula - 06/02/2014
No. of Ratings : 0
Add to Mixx!


(MENAFN - The Peninsula) Emirates and the #Mauritius tourism authorities are holding a series of road show events across the Middle East region to promote tourism in Mauritius



The events, organised by the airline and the #Mauritius Tourism Promotion Authority (MTPA), will promote Mauritius' many attractions in the key Middle East markets of Qatar, Saudi Arabia, #Kuwait and the UAE.



Kick-started in Riyadh on February 2, the road show activities moved to Doha and Jeddah. The road show will be held in #Kuwait and Abu Dhabi before culminating in Dubai on February 10



The Mauritian delegation for the road show is led by Michael Sik Yuen, Minister of Tourism and Leisure and Dr. Karl Mootoosamy, Director of the MTPA. Senior Emirates' representatives are joining them



Attending the Doha Road show here yesterday, Michael said: "Choosing #Mauritius as a holiday destination is an enriching experience, especially for travellers in quest of authenticity and a high quality product. Travellers will be mesmerised by the peacefulness, hospitality, safety and unique and personalised service that are provided by the local people."



"The island of #Mauritius is a vibrant country and constitutes an important destination amidst our global network," said Sheikh Majid Al Mualla, Emirates' Divisional Senior Vice President, Commercial Operations, Centre. "We strongly believe in its potential and our regular increases in frequencies on this route, plus the introduction of a daily A380 service, demonstrate that our prmotion strategy is the right one and is bringing concrete results."




Sheikh Majid added: "The promotion of #Mauritius has always been an integral part of our strategy. We are now renewing our commitment to the destination and MTPA and want to achieve even more together. I am extremely confident that results of all our joint actions and marketing efforts will be seen in a very short span of time.



Dr Karl Mootoosamy said: "The Middle East is a market of utmost importance for our tourism industry. With the support of Emirates airline and tour operators, the number of tourist arrivals is continuously increasing. We have doubled our efforts on the Middle East market and this year we are expecting an increase of 25% in terms of tourist arrivals. Our marketing campaigns will focus mainly on the island's luxurious hotels, golf courses, spas and the main cultural attractions of the country.



The road show was marked by presentations that highlighted the island's attractions to the local travel trade and media.



In December 2013, Emirates and the MTPA signed a renewed Memorandum of Understanding (MOU), ensuring that the two organisations will continue to work closely together to promote inbound tourism from key markets.



Mauritian resorts and tourist operators such as Sun Resorts, Beachcomber Hotels, Veranda Leisure Hotels, St Rgis Hotel, Attitude, Constance Hotels and Resorts, Le Preskil, Alyze Resort, Mautourco, Luxe Voyages and SouthGate Voyages are participating in the road show


 


The Peninsula




  MENA News Headlines
 Apr 24 2017 - Kuwait looks for closer cultural cooperation with Iraq: diplomat - 'E-govt crucial for sustainable development: ARADOArab Times
(MENAFN - Arab Times) Kuwait's Consul General in Basra Yousuf Al-Sabbagh attends the Qumara Film Festival in Iraq. KUWAIT CITY, April 23, (KUNA): Kuwait's Consul General in Basra Yusuf Al-Sabbagh ...

 Apr 24 2017 - AAW signs distribution deal with JYSK Group - Move to bring world renowned furniture and household products to KuwaitArab Times
(MENAFN - Arab Times) Faisal Ali Al Mutawa and JYSK Group Franchise Director Frederick Kroun during the contract signing. KUWAIT CITY, April 23: Ali Abdulwahab Al Mutawa Commercial Co (AAW) ...

 Apr 24 2017 - Boursa Kuwait holds first Investor Relations workshop - Event held in collaboration with MEIRAArab Times
(MENAFN - Arab Times) The attendees at Investor Relations (IR) workshop KUWAIT CITY, April 23: Building on its recent partnership with the Middle East Investor Relations Association (MEIRA), Boursa ...

 Apr 24 2017 - Kuwait- Affirmative orders from King SalmanArab Times
(MENAFN - Arab Times) Ahmed Al-Jarallah – Editor-in-Chief, the Arab Times THERE is no doubt that the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and its capacity as the engine of the Gulf region will continue to be ...

 Apr 24 2017 - Love overcomes faith - Passion for dark Arab eyesArab Times
(MENAFN - Arab Times) Ahmad Al-Sarraf Commenting on the article 'Going down the history' of Marguerite, Mohammad and Jane, a friend of mine after reading my article wrote a letter asking me why some ...

 Apr 24 2017 - Plight of Palestinians spans five generations - One of longest refugee crisesArab Times
(MENAFN - Arab Times) Palestinian scouts perform outside the Dome of the Rock at the Al-Aqsa mosque compound in Jerusalem on April 22, during a ceremony commemorating the Prophet Mohammed's (PBUH) ...

 Apr 24 2017 - RIYADH RESHUFFLES - Saudis, Sisi ease tensionArab Times
(MENAFN - Arab Times) A handout picture provided by the Saudi Royal Palace on April 23, shows Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud (right), receiving Egyptian President Abdel Fattah ...

 Apr 24 2017 - Kuwait rout Macau 8-0Arab Times
(MENAFN - Arab Times) KUWAIT CITY, April 23: Kuwait's national hockey team defeated Macau national team with a score of 8-0 in the opening match of division 1 in the 2017 IIHF Ice Hockey Challenge ...

 Apr 24 2017 - Kuwait- Cooperative Societies Indoor Football Championship concludesArab Times
(MENAFN - Arab Times) Al-Ibrahim with one of the participating teams The Second Cooperative Societies Indoor Football Championship will end on Monday, April 24 under the patronage and in the ...

 Apr 24 2017 - Kuwait- 148 drug cases recorded in March '17Arab Times
(MENAFN - Arab Times) Some of the drugs seized. Officers from the Drug Control General Department (DCGD) registered 148 drug-related cases including drug trafficking and the number of persons ...

more...


 





Google

 
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network

MENAFN News Market Data Countries Tools Section  
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network
Arabic MENAFN

Main News
News By Industry
News By Country

Search News
Market Indices
Quotes & Charts

Global Indices
Arab Indices

Commodoties

Oil & Energy

Currencies Cross Rates
Currencies Updates
Currency Converter

USA Stocks
Arab Stocks
 

Algeria 
Bahrain 
Egypt 
Iraq
Jordan 
Kuwait 
Lebanon
Morocco 
Oman 
Palestine
Qatar 
Saudi Arabia 
Syria
Tunisia 
UAE 
Yemen

Weather
Economic Calendar
Financial Glossary


Financial Calculators

RSS Feeds [XML]

Corporate Monitor

Events

Real Estate
Submit Your Property

Arab Research
Buy a Research

Press Releases
Submit your PR

Join Newsletters


 
© 2014 menafn.com All Rights Reserved.  Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Advertise | About MENAFN | Career Opportunities | Feedback | Help