Minister of Tourism Rania el-Mashat during a Thursday press meeting - Photo by Nourhan Magdi/Egypt Today
CAIRO, April 10 (MENA) - The Tourism Promotion Authority will take part in the China Outbound Travel & Tourism Market (COTTM) which is due to open on April 15.
The authority's participation falls within the framework of the Tourism Ministry's plan to boost tourism, especially in promising markets like China.
The authority's head Ahmed Youssef underlined the importance of participating in the three-day exhibition in which about 70 countries will take part.
About 450 exhibitors and 4000 Chinese companies will partake in the event.
About 12 Egyptian hotels and travel agencies will take part in the exhibition alongside EgyptAir.