Muscat, The Sultanate, represented by the
Ministry of Tourism, will host next Thursday the 4th meeting of the GCC
Ministers of Tourism. The meeting will be chaired by Ahmed bin Nasser
al-Meherzi, Minister of Tourism.
In its first item, the meeting will review a follow-up report on
implementation of the decisions of the previous meeting of GCC
ministers responsible for tourism, which was held in Riyadh. The
summary report discusses the implementation of the executive plan for
the comprehensive vision of joint tourism work among the GCC
The meeting will also discuss the major recommendations made
by the meeting of undersecretaries responsible for tourism. The
meeting will also discuss the previous proposals and perceptions
related to the selection of a Gulf city each year to become the Gulf
The meeting will also discuss setting up a program of
initiatives and events that promote belonging and citizenship entitled
"Experience the Gulf and the annual exhibition of handicrafts.
The meeting will be preceded by the preparatory meeting for
GCC tourism undersecretaries, which will be chaired by Maithaa bint
Saif al-Mahrouqi, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Tourism.
The meeting of the Ministerial Tourism Council will conclude
with a joint meeting between the GCC ministers of culture and GCC
ministers responsible for tourism.
Source: Oman News Agency