17e SITEVALGIERS- The 17th International Tourism and Travel Fair (SITEV) opened Sunday, in Algiers, with the participation of 256 exhibitors, including 23 representing 15 Arab and foreign countries.

The fair, organized under the slogan: “Sustainable Tourism and Economy,” was inaugurated by Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal, in the presence of members of the government and representative of the diplomatic body accredited to Algeria.
The event, which will last until 18 May, will be “an opportunity to learn about the various tourist detonations and offers available for the summer season,” said the General Director if the National Tourism Office (ONT), Noureddine Belmihoub.
It is an important tourist event organized annually “to allow national and foreign economic operators, as well as professionals to establish direct contacts and present their tourist products,”
The meeting’s goal is “to promote Algeria as a tourist destination, strengthen domestic tourism and support partnership with national and foreign operators through the promotion of investments in this field to join the sector to sustainable economic development.”

 APS, 15 May 2016