2001 News Story

Tourism events planned for summer season

The Prince Sultan College of Tourism and Hotel Management announced today that over the upcoming summer season it will organize a number of activities, including seminars at its headquarters in Abha. One of these will be entitled: 'The economic impact of tourism with special applications to the Kingdom' in which experts from the United States, Egypt and Tunisia will participate. Another will be on 'Tourism and Traffic'. There will also be sports events and educational programs.

Meanwhile, the Kingdom will attend the fourth meeting of tourism ministers of Arab states to be held on Wednesday in Amman, Jordan. The aim of the session is to discuss ways of promoting Arab tourism, and cooperation that exists in this field between the government and the private sector.