Bahrain showcases tourism credentials at Kuwait travel expo-Kuwait

February 25, 2019

The Bahrain Tourism and Exhibition Authority (BTEA) successfully wrapped up its participation in the Kuwait Entertainment and Tourism Exhibition which was held between February 20 and 22 in Kuwait.

Other exhibitors from Bahrain included Almobtaker Travel & Tourism, the K-Hotel, Ibn Firnas (Sehab Travel), Swiss-Belhotel, Farhat International Travel and Tours and Lagoona Beach Luxury Resort and Spa.

The exhibitors were keen to participate in this exhibition in order to increase domestic tourism in the kingdom and boost intra-GCC tourism by highlighting the kingdom’s tourist attractions, activities and events.

“By participating in the Kuwait Entertainment & Tourism Exhibition 2019, we were able to showcase the BTEA’s latest developments projects in the tourism sector, further strengthening the kingdom's position as the ideal tourist destination,' said Shaikh Khaled bin Humood Al Khalifa, the chief executive officer of BTEA.

“We were also pleased to network with several Kuwaiti organisations and companies in the travel industry in order to enhance our relationships. We have always been keen to participate in all regional and international exhibitions and events, which is an excellent opportunity to meet with other major companies operating in the tourism sector to discuss the latest developments,” he added.

The BTEA’s participation comes in line with its long term strategy to further develop the kingdom’s tourism sector and strengthen its position on a regional and international level under the slogan of ‘Ours.Yours.’, which contributes towards the Kingdom’s economy and the 2030 Economic Vision.