“In an international community led by technology, knowledge and communication, the travel and tourism sector is open to opportunities. But it is also faced with numerous challenges and difficulties.
Hence, it should endeavour to make use of all the available opportunities and facilities.”
HH Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad
Al-Thani, the Heir Apparent of the State of Qatar
“Working together with the WTTC which represents 100 of the world’s foremost tourism and travel companies, including major airlines, hotel chains and tour operators, is very rewarding. Bringing this event to Doha is a vote of confidence for Qatar and the whole Middle East region.”
Akbar Al Baker, QTA chairman, Qatar Airways CEO
“There is now a new consciousness amongst governments that they cannot leave the growth of travel and tourism to chance. What is needed is a new vision and strategy involving a partnership between all stakeholders – public and private to turn future challenges into opportunities.”
Jean-Claude Baumgarten, president, WTTC
“The recent crises have been a catalyst for some fundamental changes that include a redefinition of personal behaviour and lifestyles. The industry must take stock of these and ensure that all stakeholders work together to drive changes in supply that will ensure profitable growth.”
Vincent A Wolfington, WTTC chairman
TTN is the most established trade publication in the Middle East distributed on a controlled circulation basis to members of the travel and tourism industry.
Published monthly by Al Hilal Publishing and Marketing Group, the region’s foremost trade publisher, TTN is aimed at professionals in the industry, from travel agents to airline and hotel personnel.
TTN provides in-depth and extensive coverage of relevant issues in the Middle East and North Africa as well as in other parts of the world. Travel related news, analysis, and new appointments together with information on up-coming exhibitions, marketing and promotional campaigns are presented in an innovative and striking colour tabloid.
Every issue also contains a collation of international and regional news and topical features of interest to readers.