RAK summit to discuss tourism-aviation partnerships
Dubai, August 12, 2014
Aviation and media pioneers from across the region will meet to discuss the growing significance of the partnerships between tourism and aviation at a summit in Ras Al Khaimah next month.
The 2014 Arab Aviation and Media Summit will be held on September 24 at the Hamra Convention Center.
The summit will bring together an array of international and regional industry experts, as well as media representatives from across the entire Arab World to exchange ideas and strategies to address the challenges faced by the sector.
This year’s edition will be braced by many organisations such as Air Arabia, Airbus Group, CFM, and Oman Ministry of Tourism, in addition to many supporting partners. It is to be held in partnership with Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority (RAK TDA).
Under the theme ‘Aviation and Tourism: Common Vision and Purpose,’ it will provide a platform for insightful discussions on the current trends and challenges faced by the avia-tourism sector in the Arab world and its impact on social and economic growth.
Sheikh Salem Bin Sultan Al Qasimi, chairman of Department of Civil Aviation, Ras Al Khaimah, said: “We are delighted that Ras Al Khaimah has been chosen to host the fourth annual Arab Aviation and Media Summit, which holds great significance to us on both aviation and tourism scales.
“This step marks a significant step in the growth of our local tourism industry and with this in mind we are highly aware of the importance of fostering relations between the aviation and tourism industries, and we look forward to working with the many partners over the coming months.” - TradeArabia News Service