ATM 2013 kicks off in Dubai, UAE
One of the world’s leading trade exhibitions for travel industry professionals annually held by the Arabian Travel Market’s 20th, ATM 2013 has today opened at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre (DICEC). Azerbaijan`s delegation led by Nazim Samadov, Deputy Minister of Culture and Tourism, ...
Secretary General of International Federation of Social Workers visits Azerbaijan Institute of Tourism
Rory Truell, Secretary General of the International Federation of Social Workers (IFSW), has today met rector of Azerbaijan Institute of Tourism (ATU) Jafar Jafarov. Jafarov highlighted the activities of the Institute. He said the Institute attaches great ...
Azerbaijan attends international conference on new cultural horizons for tourism in Bahrain
Rector of the Azerbaijan Tourism Institute Jafar Jafarov has participated in an international conference aimed at exploring new cultural horizons for tourism in Bahrain ...
Number of tourists coming to Azerbaijan is expected to increase by 10 percent
The number of tourists coming to Azerbaijan is expected to increase by 10 percent, Azerbaijani Minister of Culture and Tourism Abulfaz Garayev told the reporters ...
Azerbaijan showcases its potential at international Almaty exhibition
The KIFT-2013 international tourism exhibition has opened in the Kazakh city of Almaty. Organizers of the event as the Tourism committee of the Kazakhstan`s Ministry of Industry and Modern Technologies, Almaty city administration, UK ITE Group PLCE. ...
Azerbaijan successfully represented in China Outbound Travel & Tourism Market
Azerbaijan was successfully represented in China Outbound Travel & Tourism Market (COTTM) held in Beijing, April 9-11. Azerbaijan`s large delegation included officials of Ministry of Culture and Tourism, and representatives of the country`s tourism companies like Geo travel, Improtex travel, SW travel and Matrix Oasis ...
Representative of World Tourism Organization visits ATU
World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Executive Director for Member Relations and Services Zoltan Somogyi has today visited Azerbaijan Tourism University (ATU) ...
Kuwaiti journalists write on their visit to Azerbaijan
The journalists from the Kuwaiti newspapers ‘Al-Vasat,’ ‘Alam El-Yaum,’ and Al-Ray’ have visited Azerbaijan within the info-tour after which they published detailed articles and photos narrating on Azerbaijan. The articles are briefing readers on Azerbaijan’s amazing nature, favorable climate for the ...
Azerbaijan to present its tourism potential at “KITF-2013” exhibition
Almaty city of Kazakhstan will host the International Tourism Exhibition “KITF-2013” on April 24-26. The exhibition will feature 203 companies from 43 countries, Azerbaijan’s Ministry of ...
Baku hosts meeting of Silk Road initiative working group
III meeting of the working group on the initiative of the Silk Road of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) is underway in Baku. The meeting aims at support for sustainable development of tourism along the Silk Road ...
Azerbaijani Culture to shine in France
Cannes will host the Days of Azerbaijani Culture, the vice mayor of Cannes David Lisnar told journalists in Baku. According to him, the planned activities will be held on July 4-20. Monuments of Azerbaijani culture will be showcased along the world famous Boulevard de la Croisette in ...
Embassy of Azerbaijan to Korea attends international tourism exhibition
Embassy of the Republic of Azerbaijan to the Republic of Korea has attended the international tourism exhibition “The 11th Tour Expo Daegu Gyeongbuk 2013” organized by Daegu Tourism Association, Gyeongsangbuk-do Tourism ...
Azerbaijan asks GUAM support for UNWTO European Commission next meeting in Baku
Azerbaijan `s Deputy Culture and Tourism Minister Nazim Samadov will participate in a regular meeting of the GUAM working group on culture and tourism in Kiev on April 16-17. "The meeting participants will endorse the annual program of the working group, the ...
AITF 2013, a starting point for the expansion of cooperation between Hungary and Azerbaijan
Aiming to take ahead the mission of promoting the tourism services of Hungary in Azerbaijan, the former made its debut participation in AITF 2013. Hungarian Tourism JSC is a national corporation, whose main objective is to promote the tourism potential of the country abroad. From 1 January this year the mission of ...
Crimea interested in establishing flights between Baku and Simferopol
Crimea is interested in establishing flights between Baku and Simferopol to facilitate the inflow of tourists, the Ukrainian media writes. Following the Baku visit, minister of tourism of the Crimea AR Alexander Liev stated that ...
Turkish embassy hosts dinner in honor of Turkish delegation attending AITF-2013
Baku on Friday hosted a dinner in honour of the Turkish delegation attending the 12th Azerbaijan International Travel & Tourism Fair, AITF 2013. Addressing the event, Turkish ambassador Ismail Alper Coskun praised the role of the ...
Issuing electronic visas will increase tourist flow to Azerbaijan, Minister of Culture and Tourism
“Issuing electronic visas will increase tourist flow to Azerbaijan,” Minister of Culture and Tourism of Azerbaijan Abulfaz Garayev told journalists. He noted that Azerbaijan had already launched issuing of electronic visas. “We have come to an agreement with 30 tourism companies that have been licensed ...
Baku to host 7th Caucasus International Hospitality Fair
From 4 to 6 April 2013, the Baku Expo Center in Azerbaijan will host HOREX Caucasus 2013, the 7th Caucasus International Hospitality Fair. HOREX Caucasus, organized by Iteca Caspian and ITE Group, is the region`s only exhibition for the hotel and restaurant industry. ...
Press conference on AITF 2013 Travel & Tourism Fair held
A press conference on preparation for the largest specialized tourist industry event in Azerbaijan and the entire Caucasus region, AITF 2013 and the region`s only exhibition for the hotel and restaurant industry HOREX Caucasus 2013, the 7th Caucasus International Hospitality Fair has been held today ...