The Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority (SCTDA) is all set for its 19th participation at the Moscow International Travel and Tourism Exhibition (MITT) in a bid to promote Sharjah's leading visitor places, attract more international visitors, and sign up with the world's leading tourism and hospitality events. Running from March 13 to 15, 2018, the 25th edition of MITT will provide SCTDA with a global platform to highlight the emirate's promotional strategies to boost its position as a leading family traveler location and draw in 10 million visitors by 2021 based on the purpose of Sharjah Tourist Vision 2021.
SCTDA's presence in the exhibition signifies its full commitment to team up with industry pioneers and financiers from Europe and 80 other first-class worldwide touristic locations.H.E. Khalid Jasim Al Midfa, Chairman of SCTDA, will lead the participating delegates which will comprise top representatives from Sharjah International Airport Authority; Ramada Hotel & Suites Sharjah; Radisson Blu Resort Sharjah; Sharjah Airport Travel Agency (SATA); Sheraton Sharjah Beach Resort & Spa; Sharjah Beach Hotel; Copthorne Hotel Sharjah; Al Bait Hotel; Royal Tulip; The Act Hotel; Sharjah Collection; and Hilton Hotel Sharjah; Al Rais Tours & Holidays.
Commenting about the participation, H.E. Al Midfa said: "In 2017, local resorts hotels a total amount of 266,086 Russian visitors compared with 112,171 visitors gotten in 2016. The numbers stood for an outstanding development rate of 137 percent. Our 19th involvement in GLOVE is another possibility to improve the emirate's presence in Russia, among Sharjah's largest source markets."
He added: "This year, we are adopting an integrated marketing approach focused on branching out and advertising all local facilities and tourist websites to reinforce Sharjah's status as a favorite location for families and prominent worldwide occasions and celebrations throughout the year. We look forward enhancing our relationships with our Russian travel and tourist companions and firms to allow us to get larger access to the nation and key European markets."
Sharjah's delegation will feature the emirate's latest tourist, cultural, and amusement offerings dealing with the needs of the Russian travelers. The emirate has actually ended up being an ideal location for several Russian visitors because of its all-natural diversity, positive weather, impressive desert, and sandy beaches extending over the Arabian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman, among others. Furthermore, it flaunts state-of-the-art tourism facilities, world-class resorts, renowned galleries, and leading social and heritage centers.