2004 News Story

Prince Sultan bin Salman at tourism forum in Barcelona

Secretary-General of the Supreme Commission for Tourism (SCT) today chaired the opening forum on cultural tourism at the international convention in Barcelona, Spain, which dealt with the promotion of tourism as a mechanism for peace and a means of cooperation among nations in order to promote sustainable development as well as preserving cultural diversity. In his speech, Prince Sultan bin Salman urged activation of dialogue and understanding among peoples as the ideal of human coexistence. At the same time, he said, it is important to pay attention to technological advance and economic growth.