Natia Turnava Congratulated Tourism Sector Representatives on Professional Day

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Thursday, 30 September 2021 17:09

Minister of Economy and Sustainable Development, Natia Turnava congratulated the tourism sector and each of its representatives on their professional day - World Tourism Day, which is annually celebrated on September 27.

“I would like to congratulate all the participants of the tourism industry on this important day. I would like to congratulate myself and our country that, despite all the challenges, despite the Covid-19 Pandemic, our tourism industry has withstood this shock,” – Natia Turnava told at government briefing.

As the Minister of Economy and Sustainable Development noted, Georgian tourism sector is recovering at a high pace, despite the huge impact caused by the pandemic - in particular, this year, the country has already hosted over a million international visitors. “This is a great merit of each person, each entrepreneur, small hotel, restaurant and travel company owner, each tourist guide, who have been working in the tourism sector of Georgia for many years and serves this profession,” – Natia Turnava said.

At the same time, according to the Minister, international flights are being resumed rapidly as well and Natia Turnava highlighted that the current picture provides the basis for the most optimistic forecast for the tourism sector next year.

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