In partnership with the “Saudi Tourism Authority”, the first edition of the “Saudi Tourism Forum” will be launched, which is scheduled to be held in Riyadh under the slogan “Your Gateway to Tourism”, during the period from (14-16) March at the Riyadh International Convention and Exhibition Center, with the participation of 350 brands.
The forum aims to contribute to the growth and sustainability of the national tourism sector, establish a main meeting point, and provide opportunities for direct communication and exchange of information, in addition, to strengthening relations with the main partners in the travel and tourism sectors.
It will also contribute to promoting Saudi destinations, programs, experiences, packages, and tourism products to visitors from inside and outside the Kingdom.
The forum will enhance the attraction of regional and international tourists to national destinations; experience Saudi hospitality, authentic heritage, vibrant culture, and stunning landscapes that stretch from the heights of Abha to the shores of the Red Sea to the shifting sands of the Empty Quarter desert.
The CEO and member of the Board of Directors of the Saudi Tourism Authority, Fahd Hamid Al-Din, delivered a speech on this occasion in which he welcomed all the partners of the Saudi tourism system.
He highlighted the huge leaps achieved by Saudi tourism, thanks to the support of wise leadership and the integration of the roles of the Ministry of Tourism, the Saudi Tourism Authority, and the Tourism Development Fund.
Al-Din also stressed the importance of this forum; Calling on partners from the tourism sector to cooperate with tourist destinations, and royal commissions, and to make the most of the “Saudi Spirit” and “Nusk” platforms run by the Saudi Tourism Authority, and what they offer in terms of marketing their products at the local and international levels.
He also ensured knowledge of consumer requirements, building partnerships, and exchanging information, visions, and ideas; to develop products that meet the desires of visitors, and directly affect the development and drive business growth.