Tirana, 21 September 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency
Albania is presented in Paris through an active participation in the international tourism fair, IFMT Top Resa.
With the slogan “Albania Go Your Own Way”, Albania arrives in this fair along with 8 tour operators, in an effort to promote the land of eagles everywhere in the world.
The Albanian booth is located with the ones of neighboring countries and Eastern Europe.
Experts of tourism say that Albania’s presentation along with Montenegro, Ukraine and Poland, play an important role by contributing in geo physical, natural, ethno-graphic and gastronomic values of Southeast Europe, especially the Balkans.
The General Director of the National Agency of Tourism, Ardit Collaku, says that the efforts for the development of tourism in the country are yielding their results. According to him, for the first 9 months of the year, there was a 20% growth of the number of foreign tourists that visit Albania.
“Tourism has now turned into one of the main sectors which has a direct impact on the economic development of the country, but it is also one of the sectors which contributes the most with the growth of employment”, Mr. Collaku says. /balkaneu.com/