Travel and Tourism Division

Travel and Tourism Division consists of a wide range of sectors, including:

  • Travel and Tourism Firms
  • Hotels and Resorts
  • Restaurants and Bazaars
  • Events: Conferences, Exhibitions, and Festivals
  • Accommodation
  • Transportation
  • Tour Operators
  • Tour Wholesales (inbound & outbound)
  • Attractions & Theme Parks
  • Retail Travel Agents
  • Information Services
  • Exhibitions, Meetings, and Events

DIVISION OBJECTIVES

Travel and Tourism Division has certain objectives, including:
  • Exchange of expertise and knowledge between countries and the development of employees in the tourism sector.
  • Developing all those who work in the tourism sector and partnering with different countries in Africa and Asia to develop  Tourism industry.
  • Working on promoting tourism in both continents, for a worldwide coverage, as one of the tools for achieving peace and maintaining cultural variation between societies.
  • Maintaining civil and cultural heritage, as well as sustainability.
  • Working to achieve sustainable tourism.
  • Having competition between tourist attractions to achieve quality rules.
  • Showing the role and importance of digital tourism in tourism sector.
  • Providing continuous training for people in this sector as the human capital is crucial for development.
  • Tourism and environment are two sides of the same coin. Therefore, tourism must follow the sustainable development principles to protect the environment for the present and future generations.
  • Creating centers for professional training in tourism sector.
  • Encourage creating programs that provide training in African and Asian countries.
  • Having quality rules and working on applying them to ensure tourist facilities of high quality.
  • Providing help to workers in this sector, especially during crisis.
  • Choosing ambassadors, who are public figures, for African and Asian tourism in order to promote the sector.
  • Establishing rules to help in choosing a capital for African and Asian tourism.
  • Organizing conferences and workshops to support tourism.
  • Spreading awareness for local societies about the importance of tourism.
  • Creating a website for tourism to each continent and supporting sustainable tourism between both continents through organizing partnered programs.
  • Signing cooperative protocols between the union, all governmental institutions, and local organizations, as well as public and private sectors to support tourism in both continents.