Middle East Episode 159


In this episode TravelTV.News focuses on:

  • 8 million international tourist overnights were recorded in Dubai during the first six months of 2017.
  • The Tourism Authority of Thailand is promoting unique and exciting summer pakages in collaboration with the Thai Airways and SNTTA travels
  • Haitham Mattar, the CEO of Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority has been appointed as the Middle East representative on the United Nations World Tourism Organisation affiliate members board.
  • The Indian tourism office in Dubai launched a mango campaign to promote the destination and attract summer travelers
  • Passenger numbers at Dubai’s second airport, Dubai World Central DWC, grew by over 35 per cent in the first half of 2017.

We interviewed:

  • CHALERMSAK SURANANT, Director , Tourism Authority of Thailand Dubai
  • VIPUL, Consul General of India, Consulate General of India Dubai
  • I R V RAO, Assistant Director, India Tourism for West Asia and Africa
  • SHUJAAT YAR, General Manager- complex, Four Points by Sheraton Sheikh Zayed Road