With ambitions to welcome 440,000 visitors a year by 2024, the government of Kuwait is pressing ahead with multiple plans that will see billions of dollars invested in projects and a further USD 1 billion budget earmarked for promoting the Gulf state over the same period
The 2019 Finalists will be announced in January 2019 and the winners will be announced during next year’s WTTC Global Summit
Global Muslim-travel segment is currently valued at an estimated USD 180 billion. This figure is forecast to reach USD 220 billion by 2020, while the number of Muslim travellers globally is expected to increase from the current 131 million to 156 mill
Majid Al Futtaim’s Leisure & Entertainment business currently has 127,000 m2 of operational and upcoming snow entertainment facilities.
The country’s visa facilitation improvements including allow nationals of 88 countries to enter visa-free and free-of-charge.
This partnership comes after the launch of the Hala China initiative, which was set up to drive investment and tourism between the UAE and China.