Prague - March 05, 2013 (MAP)
Prague – March 05, 2013 (MAP)
The Czech Republic is keen to promote cooperation with Morocco in the tourism sector, Minister of Tourism Lahcen Haddad said on Monday.
In a statement to MAP after the signing, in Prague, of a cooperation agreement between the two countries on tourism, Haddad said his department seeks to increase the number of Czech tourists visiting Morocco to 20,000 people in 2013.
Morocco has a good reputation in the Czech Republic as a promising tourist destination, he said, noting that the Czech market offers great opportunities in the light of the emergence of a large middle class in this countries.
Haddad added that many destinations will be open for Czech tourists through the development of air routes between Prague and Agadir.
Under the said agreement, the two parties agree to exchange information and expertise in order to boost tourism, support participation in trade fairs in both countries, and organize tourist and gastronomy weeks.