Tourism Kurdistan declares receive more than 156 thousand tourists during the past two days

2016-09-14 19:36:30 | (Voice of Iraq) - Erbil

Tourism announced the Kurdistan Regional Authority, on Wednesday, announced the arrival of more than 156 thousand tourists to the region over the past two days, confirming take all necessary measures to facilitate the entry of tourists and providing services to them procedures.

A spokesman for the Authority rare Roustaa " The statistics indicate the entry of more than 156 000 tourists to Kurdistan over the past two days , " noting that "most of the tourists from the central and southern provinces."

Roustaa He added that " the concerned authorities provided all the facilities for tourism companies , " pointing out that " the Tourism Authority formed a special across the province committees to receive tourists."

The Association of Hotels and Restaurants in the Kurdistan Region, announced on Wednesday (14 September 2016), that the large influx of tourists from the provinces to the Kurdistan region on the occasion of Eid al - Adha latest very active in the sector of hotels, restaurants and tourist sites, pointing out that the number of tourists exceeded stakeholders ' expectations.

The tourism sector in the Kurdistan region has seen during the recent period , a significant decline due to the war against al "Daesh" and the financial crisis afflicting the region.