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Hotelier Summit to Capitalise on Morocco’s Tourism

On the back of Morocco’s flourishing tourism industry, the Hotelier Summit Africa (North) scheduled on October 04 – 06 is set to boost the strategic relationships instrumental for the further development of the country’s multiple sectors.


Contributing to the prosperity of hospitality and construction industries, Moroccan tourism experienced significant growth this year, recording higher tourist arrivals from traditional and emerging markets.

In February, the country registered a 92 percent leap in Chinese visitors over 2016’s figure, with Russia, Japan and the US also soaring, up 82 percent, 62 percent and 32 percent, respectively.


Ravi Kumar Chandran, director, Hotelier Summit Africa (North), IDE, commented, “[...] Overall, the summit will serve as a strategic platform to help deliver growth, competitiveness and innovation in the hospitality and real estate industry [in Morocco].”