The 5th anniversary Azerbaijan International Travel and Tourism - ATIF-2006 opened in Baku on 20 April, Trend reports.
Participants in the show to last by 22 April are 42 companies from 10 countries.
Organized ITE Group PLC the show is officially supported by the World Tourism Organization (WTO), the Azerbaijani Ministry of Culture and Tourism, the Association of Travel Exhibitions Organizers, Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Azerbaijan, the Azerbaijan Investment Promotion and Advisory Foundation, as well as the Union of Tourism Industry Development in Azerbaijan, TUSIAB.
Major section in the exhibition are air transportation, tourism operators, bus tours, ecological tourism, hotels, recreation and health centers, insurance and bank services.
Attending the opening ceremony of the show were the Deputy Minister for Culture and Tourism, Teymur Mehdiyev, representatives of Iteca company, the Ministry of Economic Development and the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Azerbaijan.