Rawalpindi-Pakistan Tourism Constructing Company in collaboration with United Nations World Tourism Group on Monday organised a workshop on Tourism in Pakistan at a local hotel.
The workshop used to be attended by UNWTO Regional Director of Asia and Pacific, Harry Hwang and UNWTO Skilled George Drakopoulos besides favorite tourism scholars, tour operators and stakeholders.
Managing Director PTDC Chaudhry Abdul Ghafoor Khan presided over the workshop.
In his welcome address, MD said the workshop is being held for the promotion and vogue of tourism in Pakistan with the aim of portraying a aloof and vacationer true image of the nation internationally. The workshop would abet in taking away the negative image of the nation and attract foreign tourists.
He lauded the procedure of Pakistan Military as well as the repeat authorities in bringing normalcy aid in Pakistan by means of efficient measures to curb terrorism and improving the guidelines and tell plot back.
Ghafoor Khan claimed that Pakistan is now a aloof nation with mountainous opportunities for tourism.
He expressed hope that UNWTO would additionally assign other events and conferences in Pakistan for making a particular image of Pakistan on this planet.
“If this international forum helped us then the realm would label that Pakistan is truly a soft vacation space,” MD PTDC said.
Equally, he wired upon the tourists and regional homes to form consciousness for keeping the natural magnificence of the house intact. He said that PTDC is making efforts to introduce new dimensions with the cooperation and toughen of the authorities for vogue of tourism.
UNWTO Regional Director of Asia and Pacific, Harry Hwang and UNWTO Skilled, George Drakopoulos of their address introduced the ideas for promoting tourism in Pakistan.
They claimed that Pakistan is most apt for tourism but there may maybe be a luxuriate in to wait on its image by means of staunch projection.
They wired upon the need for adopting measures and solution to create PTDC more active besides ensuring the participation of the nation in international tourism exhibitions. In this regard, UNWTO is able to lengthen its toughen to PTDC .
The authorities of Pakistan may maybe presumably presumably well additionally assign into story offering facility of visa on arrival for citizens of some international locations. They termed adventure tourism thought to be among the predominant aspects in bringing Pakistan to the head tourism vacation space on this planet.
The Fashioned Supervisor, Audit Piece, Ali Akbar Malik said that Pakistan has plenty to offer foreign tourists; prosperous culture, scenic magnificence, mountains, rivers, and deserts. The participation of UNWTO representatives in our workshops would abet to project a particular image of Pakistan among the folk across the realm. On the event, he said that PTDC headed by MD Ghafoor Khan has taken efficient steps for promoting tourism in Pakistan, a sector that remained overlooked in the previous.
President Sustainable Tourism Foundation, Aftab Rana made presentation on sustainable tourism vogue.
The Parliament Secretary on Climate Change, Ministry of Climate Change Romina Khurshid Alam said that in tell to promote tourism in Pakistan, she assured to mobilize younger parliament forum.
Terming early life and media as staunch ambassadors of the nation, she said that Pakistan has given us an id and we must always additionally give aid to it.
Other speakers integrated Asif Javed, executive director, college of tourism and hotel administration, Sajjad Hussain Shah, president PATO, Community Captain (R) Aamir Nawaz,Director Sports, PAF, , Rana Afzal Kamran, Managing Director, American Faculty & Faculty, Sheikh Abdul Razzaq, ICCI.