Former Mexican Tourism Minister speaks on tourism in the Kingdom

الجمعة 1436/6/14 هـ الموافق 2015/04/03 م واس
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Riyadh, Jumada II 14, 1436, April 03, 2015, SPA -- Former Mexican Minister of Tourism Gloria Giovara has confirmed that the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia enjoys authentic culture and various archaeological and natural elements, noting that the sea routes in the Red Sea and Arabian Gulf, and the deserts are tourist destinations necessitating concerted efforts of the public and private sectors to develop and prepare them to receive the tourists of the region.
During a workshop on "Development of tourist destinations for economic and social development (Mexico experience" recently held within the events of Saudi Travel and Tourism Investment Forum Exhibition 2015, she said that the size of the tourism sector today is estimated at 7 trillion dollars, including the annual movement of more than one billion tourists all over the world, and nearly 277 million jobs were registered in 2014, .
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