AZERBAIJAN WELCOMES THE WORLD
The Ministry of Culture and Tourism of the Republic of Azerbaijan presented a tourism roadshow to attract more visitors from Qatar and the region.
Rashid Al Noori, the representative of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of Azerbaijan in the GCC, presented Azerbaijan's travel and tourism portfolio for various segments and discussed ways to engage industries and government in support of Azerbaijan's tourism growth. “We'd like to inspire travelers from all over the world to visit and explore Azerbaijan. We'd also like to deliver a global network to support tourism promotion in Azerbaijan and to champion tourism.” The minister spoke about the importance of the Middle East, particularly the GCC states, for Azerbaijan's tourism. He shared all his best experiences working in cooperation with Qatar. ‘'The government of Azerbaijan has lifted advance visa requirements for the citizens of the five GCC countries, as well as Japan, Malaysia, China, South Korea and Singapore. This is a historic milestone in our relationship with these countries. We are pleased to welcome the public, travel trade companies and those planning to visit Azerbaijan to enjoy its historical sites and beautiful landscape.”