Reed Journey Exhibitions has confirmed plans to host an in-person Arabian Journey Market in Dubai subsequent spring.
The present, which went on-line for the primary time earlier this yr, will happen from Sunday, Might 16th till Wednesday, Might 19th on the Dubai World Commerce Centre (DWTC).
Now in its 27th yr and dealing in collaboration the Dubai Division of Tourism & Commerce Advertising and marketing (DTCM), the theme of the present subsequent yr will probably be ‘A brand new daybreak for journey and tourism’.
It would additionally have a look at the rising developments and the way innovation can drive the business ahead.
Supporting the theme, a current Colliers report – MENA Resort Forecasts – estimates that 2021 will probably be a yr of restoration, primarily based on the idea that lodge efficiency throughout the area is already enhancing.
Main locations similar to Dubai and Cairo are main the way in which with estimated full yr 2021 occupancy ranges of 68 per cent and 65 per cent, respectively.
The well being of the journey and tourism business is vital to the area.
Previous to the pandemic, the direct contribution of journey and tourism to the Center East’s GDP was predicted by the World Journey & Tourism Council (WTTC), to succeed in US $133.6 billion by 2028.
So, given subdued oil costs and a basic financial slowdown as a consequence of Covid-19 restrictions, it’s clear that the regional economic system will probably be counting on journey and tourism to get better rapidly, as soon as a vaccine has been absolutely developed and rolled out.
Danielle Curtis, exhibition director, Center East, Arabian Journey Market, mentioned: “Final week, Pfizer launched the primary studying of its Part-Three trial knowledge for its Covid-19 vaccine, asserting that it was greater than 90 per cent efficient in stopping the coronavirus, primarily based on interim knowledge evaluation.
“If authorized by the US Meals & Drug Administration (FDA), Pfizer estimates it may possibly roll out 50 million doses this yr and as much as 1.Three billion in 2021, sufficient to vaccinate virtually 675 million individuals.
“So, we’re assured that by Might subsequent yr, we will probably be on the brink of a brand new daybreak for our business.”
The present will strictly adhere to all stringent well being and security pointers and can got down to present a touchless and seamless expertise.
The crew at DWTC are working arduous to make sure that all occasions run safely and have carried out a spread of measures together with an enhanced cleansing regime, improved air circulation, a number of hand sanitiser stations and temperature checks.