Minister of Tourism Haim Katz takes office, 1.1.23/Photo: Oz Avital, GPO
Tourism Minister Haim Katz landed in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia on Tuesday. This is the first Israeli meat ever to land in the country.
The minister and his entourage left today for Riyadh to take part in a conference of the United Nations Tourism Organization (UNWTO) to mark International Tourism Day. During the visit, which will last two days, Minister Katz will participate in a number of events and professional discussions, and will hold meetings with his counterparts, with an emphasis on ministers from the Middle East. Tourism
is a bridge between peoples. Partnership in tourism issues has the potential to bring hearts together and economic prosperity," Katz said upon landing in Saudi Arabia, "I will work to create collaborations to promote tourism and Israel's foreign relations."
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