Angola: Hotel and tourism sectors present at international fairs

8 January 2008

Luanda, Angola, 8 Jan – Representatives of Angola’s hotel and tourism sectors are due to take part, from 16 January, at a number of international fairs starting in Lisbon and ending in the United Kingdom, in November, a sector official said in Luanda Monday.

Amaro Francisco, the technical director of the Institute for Tourism (Infotur), told Angolan news agency Angop, that the Angolan mission would be made up of government officials, travel agency and hotel representatives and individuals.

According to Francisco, the Ministry of Hotels and Tourism delegated the responsibility of organizing the Angolan delegation to Infotur and thus the institute had to work in order to make Angola’s stands represent the country’s new reality.

According to the scheduled program, the first fair of the year will be the Lisbon Tourism Fair (TL), from 16 to 20 January, followed by the International Stockholm Fair, in Sweden, from 24 to 17 January.

Amongst others the Angolan delegation will also attend the International Madrid Fair, from 30 January to 3 February. (macauhub)