Shurooq to participate in London’s WTM 2016

SHARJAH, 4th November, 2016 (WAM) — The Sharjah Investment and Development Authority, Shurooq, will be playing a central role at this year’s World Travel Market ,WTM, 2016, one of the foremost events in the travel industry, taking place in London from November 7th-9th.

Participating under the Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority’s pavilion, Shurooq will showcase its portfolio of unique tourist projects and leisure destinations with the spotlight on the Mleiha Archaeological and Ecotourism Project.

Tour operators and travel agents from across the globe will be introduced to the project’s unique components, with the aim of attracting more international tourists and visitors, specifically Europe, to Mleiha, a must–see destination.

Ahmed Obaid Al Qaseer, Chief Operating Officer of Shurooq, said, “This trade fair is a perfect platform for travel and tourism experts to promote the very best attractions in their own countries, and that is exactly what we aim to do. It is vital that we all discuss the latest developments on the global travel sector, and explore strategic partnerships and prospects for future collaboration. For Mleiha, this is a prime opportunity for us to present our work and share our experience.”

He added, “During this exhibition, we will also show Sharjah as an ideal family destination. The emirate has always placed an enormous emphasis on the family as a way of life and we can now demonstrate to our visitors through the latest tourist and leisure projects.

“We will also highlight the new innovative means and methods that Shurooq has developed to offer a unique experience for visitors by providing high quality services and world-class facilities that meet their needs and exceed their expectations,” he added.