Newly appointed Turkish Consul General in Karachi Tolga Ucak has order referring to the importance of the folk-to-folk contact at Turkish Airways Agency Award Ceremony 2017 in Karachi

Karachi,(UrduPoint / Pakistan Point Data – 02nd Mar, 2018 )Newly appointed Turkish Consul General in Karachi Tolga Ucak has order referring to the importance of the folk-to-folk contact at Turkish Airways Agency Award Ceremony 2017 in Karachi.

He furthermore underlined the development that the Turkish Airways achieved within the timeline and contribution of the Turkish Airways to the image and tourism sector in Turkey. He said that Pakistan and Turkey can furthermore profit from every varied experiences and experience within the aviation sector and PIA and Turkish Airways already profit from working relationship.

Tolga Ucak whereas praising the present decision by authorities of Pakistan to introduce visa on arrival protection said that it’s a right step to promote inbound tourism in Pakistan. Since safety atmosphere is bettering in Karachi, we might per chance presumably must introduce Karachi to Turkish folk as a protected and partaking tourism destination and with any luck more Turkish tourists would technique to Pakistan in 2018.

He praised the role of commute companies in promoting Turkey as a most trendy tourism destination for Pakistani tourists and informed that, in step with the figures of Turkish Statistical Institute, in 2017 roughly seventy seven,000 Pakistanis travelled to Turkey.

Tolga Ucak informed that in three hundred and sixty five days 2000 the necessity of company to Turkey from Pakistan modified into superior 7,908 which reached to practically 21,000 travelers in 2007, 50,000 in 2014 and in a roundabout draw seventy seven,000 travelers in three hundred and sixty five days 2017.

He hoped that with loads of stunning functions by Turkish Airways, three hundred and sixty five days 2018 would residing a novel checklist of Pakistani travelers travelling to Turkey. Consul General said that UN World Tourism Organization figures for global tourism for 2017 is 1.three billion folk with an annual upward thrust of 6.7%.

The need of foreigners visited Turkey in 2017 modified into 32.5 million with an annual amplify of 27.eight percent compare to 2016. Mr. Fatih Atacan Temel GM Karachi Turkish Airways informed that his airline has recorded 352% Amplify in its corporate gross sales from Karachi space, achieved 34.5% income Amplify, 5% passenger load ingredient Amplify and thirteen% industry class cabin load ingredient amplify in 2017.

Turkish Airways has achieved an amplify of 9.three percent within the necessity of passengers in 2017 when put next to the outdated three hundred and sixty five days, carrying sixty eight million 616 thousand passengers. Passenger occupancy rate increased by Four.7 percentage facets to seventy nine.1 percent.

Within the final month of 2017, the flag provider reached its occupancy rate of seventy nine.5%, the most effective of its history. Established in 1933 with a speedy of 5 airplane, Star Alliance-member Turkish Airways is a Four-star airline this day with a speedy of 330 (passenger and cargo) airplane flying to 301 locations worldwide with 252 global and forty nine domestic.

In maintaining with the 2017 Skytrax recognize, Turkish Airways already has a six consecutive years of “Easiest Airline in Europe” award between 2011-2016, now chosen as the “Easiest Airline in Southern Europe” for the ninth consecutive times.