Yemen’s decision to lift visa requirements for Turks is bringing the two countries closer. In a bid to bring more Turkish tourists to the country, Yemen was the guest country of the 15th edition of EMITT. The representatives from Yemen Tourism industry demonstrated their historical, natural and cultural attractions to visitors at EMITT.
Speaking at the EMITT opening ceremony, Turkish Culture and Tourism Minister Ertugrul Gunay said that Turkey is the number seven country worldwide in terms of attracting tourists and number nine in terms of tourism revenues. Gunay added that Turkey hopes to attract 30 million tourists this year.