The third edition of the Gulf Travel Show, the region’s most popular virtual trade, will take place from October 12 to 14, 2021. As the event’s Gold sponsor, the Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority has pledged its support.
H.E. Khalid Jassim Al Midfa, Chairman, Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority
The third GTS is a valuable platform for targeting the tourism market. We intend to highlight Sharjah and the UAE’s implementation of strict health and safety protocols, such as the Sharjah Safe for Travel Stamp. We will promote our new and enhanced projects, Khorfakkan and Kalba. SCTDA are looking forward to enhancing Sharjah’s reputation as a year-round, family-friendly, cultural, and leisure destination, with the emirate’s rich historical and natural heritage in the spotlight.
Mohamad Haj Hassan, General Manager, Pullman Sharjah
Over the years, the Gulf Travel Show has established itself as a strategic meeting point for hospitality sector players, offering a valuable platform to discuss the latest developments in the industry, and explore emerging trends. At Pullman Sharjah, we look forward to participating in GTS 2021 to reinforce our position as one of the leading hotels in Sharjah. This mega event will provide us an excellent opportunity to connect with our partners and strengthen our business relationships further.
Andy Yow Eng Lai, Director-Sales & Marketing, Vivanta Langkawi Rebak Island
We will be showcasing our unique features at the third edition of the Gulf Travel Show to our partners in the Middle East. The Middle East market supports 40 per cent of our business attracting travellers with our property positioned as welcoming them to their very own private island. We look forward to networking with existing and new partners to promote our destination. Langkawi reopened to domestic Malaysian guests from September 16, 2021 and we anticipate international inbound from November 2021.
Pugeneswary Mudukasan, Cluster Director of Marketing & Communication, The St Regis Langkawi and the Westin Langkawi Resort & Spa
We are looking forward to promote Langkawi, Malaysia as an outstanding tourist destination to boost our hotel’s profile and brand recognition. Our participation in the show will help us in the Middle Eastern market. This is a great opportunity for us to gain an edge over our competitors with our upscale products and services. This initiative will help us put Langkawi back on the map as one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world.