Egypt Independent

Egypt Tourism Minister welcomes cooperation with UAE Happiness Ministry



Minister of Tourism Rania al-Mashat held a meeting on Tuesday with the UAE’s State Minister of Happiness Ohoud Bint Khalfan al-Roumi during the Arabian Travel Market’s (ATM) Exhibition in Dubai discussing ways of spreading happiness among tourists visiting Egypt.

Mashat welcomed cooperation with the UAE’s Ministry of Happiness and Forgiveness to implement an experiment of happy tourist destination at Egyptian tourist sites.

Mashat further reviewed the current situation of Egyptian tourism, asserting that Arab tourists are important to Egypt.

Meanwhile, Roumi discussed the UAE’s national program of happiness and positivity which will turn the country into a global center for happiness.

Roumi added that the government is adopting plans, programs, policies, laws, initiatives and projects to establish a culture of happiness and positivity in the UAE.

Mashat further met the UAE’s State Minister of Artificial Intelligence (AI) Omar Ben Soltan, discussing ways of exchanging expertise in the field of Artificial Intelligence .

Edited translation from Al-Masry Al-Youm