Morocco offers “enormous” opportunities for tourism investment (Head at TUI Group)

Morocco has great potential and offers “enormous opportunities” in terms of tourism investment, said Thursday in Rabat, Sebastian Ebel, CEO, as of October 1, of the German group TUI, active in the field of tourism, travel and air transport. “We are ready to collaborate with Morocco, which remains a destination of choice for tourists, due to its many natural attractions and its climate,” noted Mr. Ebel in a statement to MAP, on the sidelines of his meeting with the chief. of the government, Aziz Akhannouch, who was accompanied by the Minister of Tourism, Handicrafts and the Social and Solidarity Economy, Fatim-Zahra Ammor and the Director General of the Moroccan National Tourist Office (ONMT), Adel El Fakir. In this sense, he noted that his group has always been committed to Morocco, expressing the wish to collaborate with the Moroccan government to ensure an increased presence of TUI Goup within the Kingdom. For her part, Ms. Ammor said she was proud of this meeting with a group that can only be “extremely important” for Morocco, especially for the issuing markets, in this case, Germany and England. Read also: Investment Commission No. 86: 8 projects approved for nearly 5.7 billion dirhams The objective, she said, being to work together to put in place an action plan, which will be able to to double the number of tourists from the TUI group to Morocco. And to maintain that this meeting demonstrates above all the interest of the Moroccan government in the tourism sector which remains important for the Moroccan economy, particularly in terms of jobs and foreign currency. The world leader in entertainment, tourism and travel, the TUI group, which owns hotel chains, travel agencies and airlines, has a series of investments in the tourism sector in Morocco. With MAP