The Dubai Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM) utilized its ninth successive year participation in the East Mediterranean International Travel and Tourism Exhibition (EMITT-2010) in Istanbul to promote and market the emirate as a leisure and business destination in the East Mediterranean markets which are emerging as a promising market for Dubai’s tourism industry.

emitt-dubai10The EMITT was held in the Turkish city from February 11 to 14.

Mr.Ali Abdul Wahab, Head of Region, East & West Europe at Overseas Promotions and Inward Missions Department at DTCM, represented the DTCM at the four-day show. Among the VIPs who visited the Dubai Stand was Mr. Ertugrul Gunay, Turkey’s Minister for Culture and Tourism.

The Dubai Stand attracted nine co-participations from the emirate’s tourism industry. The show is among the world’s top ten tourism fairs.

Ali Abdul Wahab, Head of Region, East & West Europe at Overseas Promotions and Inward Missions Department at DTCM (right), meeting Mr. Ertugrul Gunay, Turkey’s Minister for Culture and Tourism at the Dubai Stand in EMITT-2010 in Turkey.