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Cyprus Minister to attend Berlin tourist fair

05 March, 2014

Tourism Minister Yiorgos Lakkotrypis is travelling to Berlin to attend the Berlin tourist fair, ITB Berlin 2014.

According to an official announcement, the Minister, heading a delegation from Cyprus, will be having meetings Wednesday and Thursday with airline representatives and tour operators from Germany with the aim to promote Cyprus tourism, to strengthen relations with German operators and secure more airline seats from the country to Cyprus.

ITB Berlin is the biggest tourist fair worldwide. It attracts 11,000 exchibitors from 180 countries. Last year a total of 170,000 people visited the fair, of which 113,000 work in the touris, industry.

Lakkotrypis returns home Friday.