President Ilham Aliyev: tourism is one of main directions for Azerbaijan now

11.05.2018,17:13


May 11, Fineko/abc.az. Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev attended the ceremony of opening of the Dinamo Hotel in Baku.

The country’s leader stated at the opening ceremony that activity of the hotel will be an impetus for development of tourism, as tourism is now one of the main directions for Azerbaijan and the number of tourists in the country is steadily growing.

"Tourist rate for 2016 increased by 22%, in 2017 by 20%, and for the first 4 months of 2018 the rate of tourists by 13%. Currently, the ASAN Viza system can be used by citizens of more than 90 countries. Our country is numbering seven airports and implementing infrastructure projects," the head of state emphasized.

 

Keywords: Dinamo