Riyadh Travel Fair 2015 to Be Largest Ever Travel Trade Gathering in KSA
20% increase in exhibitors and 30% expected increase in visitors to provide Saudi Arabia’s preeminent platform for domestic and outbound tourism promotion
(Riyadh, 24 February 2015) ASAS Exhibitions – organiser of the annual Riyadh Travel Fair – has confirmed that the 2015 edition of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s biggest travel and tourism exhibition will be the largest to date, with a robust increase of 20% in the number of exhibitors compared to that held in 2014. The annual event now in its seventh year will be held from April 14 – 17, 2015 and will see over 200 exhibitors from 50 different countries. The Riyadh Travel Fair will be held in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s capital at the Four Season Hotel Riyadh and is open to travel and tourism professionals as well as the general public keen to discover more about exciting and exotic travel destinations.
Says Mr. Bander' Algryni General Manager ASAS Exhibitions: “2015 will be the largest Riyadh Travel Fair to date thereby extending our prominence as the leading travel and tourism exhibition in the kingdom.200 exhibitors from Tourism Boards, Airlines, Tour Operators and Hotels from 50 countries will be present in the exhibition.It’s been a year of growth not only for the tourism and hospitality industry in the Kingdom, but for RTF; and with Saudi nationals increasingly travelling overseas at a greater number year on year, the opportunities that the RTF provides for domestic and overseas destinations, hospitality service providers and other tourism related businesses, to directly meet with the kingdom’s leading travel professionals and travellers has never been more significant.”
The 2014 edition of the Riyadh Travel Fair saw a total recorded number of visitors reach 13,678. Total visitor numbers for the 2015 edition are expected to further increase with a projected number of 20,000 –visitors targeted.
Visitors to the 2015 edition will be able to interact directly with various tourism authorities, hotels, airlines and travel agents from around the world. The Arabian Gulf region will have a strong presence at the fair including stands by; Abu Dhabi Tourism & Cultural Authority as strategic partner , Sharjah Commerce & Tourism Development Authority as gold partner and Fujairah Tourism and Antiques Authority as silver partner to name just a few. Turkey Tourism will have the biggest presence and delegation attending the show. Exhibitors from Asia, Oceania, Europe and North Africa will also be present, along with travel agency and online booking site representatives.
About Riyadh Travel Fair:
Riyadh Travel Fair is the largest travel and tourism exhibition & congress in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia attracting visitors and delegates from countries and regions across the Middle East, North Africa, Asia, Australasia, and Europe. Riyadh Travel Fairis a significant annual event where the leading travel and tourism companies and key industry playersfrom Saudi Arabia and the region gather to meet with tourism promotion authorities, hospitality and aviation representatives as well as tourism and tour operator companies under the one roof for four continuous days.While a magnet for travel and tourism professionals, the fair is also open to the general public and is the optimal platform for destinations to introduce their tourist products, attractions, services and investments opportunities to the Saudi Arabian market.
For further information please visit: www.riyadhtravel.net
About ASAS Exhibitions And Conference Organizing Company:
ASAS was established in Riyadh to elevate the professionalism, integrity, client care and results-driven approaches of organizers within the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for exhibitions, conferences, gatherings and forums. Today its professional reach expands the whole of Saudi Arabia and extends across the countries of the Arabian Gulf.
ASAS achieved its status as the leading exhibition organizer within the kingdom based on the expertise, professional networks and local know how-of its qualified team, and its administrative and technical efficiencies and specializations. ASAS leads the industry in organizing the largest exhibitions and conferences for ministries, government bodies, authorities, companies and institutions of both private and public sectors. It provides entire turn-key services that ensure the achievement of the goals and targets of the sponsoring bodies.
As part of its vision to widen and improve the level of various industry-based exhibitions and conferences, and in response to the demands of a wide range of its clients both domestic and international, ASAS has initiated the inauguration of a number of exhibitions of its own, including the Riyadh Travel Fair and Saudi Medical Tourism Fair.
For further information, please visit: www.asas.biz