Sultanate takes part in ITB Berlin

Berlin: The Sultanate, represented by the Ministry of Tourism, is taking part in the travel trade show ITB Berlin, which will be inaugurated by German Chancellor Angela Merkel today. Around 185 countries take part in ITB, which runs till March 11.
The Oman pavilion includes 37 institutions and companies that promote the Sultanate in cooperation with the Ministry of Tourism.
The Minister of Tourism met with a number of officials from the countries participating in the show to find a number of areas of joint cooperation.
The Sultanate’s participation this year coincides with the opening of the new Muscat International Airport on March 20 and the facilities granted by the electronic system to obtain a visa to visit the Sultanate from March 21. The other highlight is the Geological Society of Oman’s display of Mars Simulation in Dhofar.