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The 10th Azerbaijan International Travel & Tourism Fair & Exhibition started at Baku Expo Center

28-04-2011 | 20:10        

  


The 10th Azerbaijan International Travel & Tourism Fair & Exhibition started at Baku Expo Center. The exhibition organized by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism and with support of ITECA Caspian Company is attended by 160 companies from 24 countries. Making a speech at the opening ceremony Minister of Culture and Tourism Abulfas Garayev said that the number of participants is 25 percent more in comparison with the previous year. Mostly European and Asian countries take part at the exhibition but there are quite a number of representatives from Africa too. Representatives from foreign countries as the US have been invited to the exhibition to learn tourism potential of Azerbaijan. According to Abulfas Garayev, journalists also attend the exhibition. Tours to the regions will be organized for them to get more information about the country. As part of the exhibition, the 2nd all republic tourism exhibition takes place where some 80 hotels and recruitment complexes from 15 regions showcase their potential. Various workshops and presentations are held within the framework of the exhibition