The Arabian Travel Market.
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DUBAI – The Arabian Travel Market (ATM) in Dubai has been postponed as a precautionary measure against the spread of the new coronavirus, organisers have announced.
The exhibition will now take place from June 28 to July 1 at the Dubai World Trade Centre, according to a statement on the ATM website. The event was originally scheduled to take place from April 19 to 22.
The annual exhibition features thousands of professionals in the travel and hospitality industries around the world.
“We at Arabian Travel Market want to express our concern for everyone impacted by coronavirus. Like all of you, we have carefully monitored the global health crisis related to COVID-19 coronavirus. Our top priority is the health and safety of everyone involved in Arabian Travel Market; employees, partners, customers and exhibitors,” ATM said in a statement.
“While the UAE is following the strictest medical and hygiene protocols in line with international standards, we have made this decision in the best interest of the industry to enable us to organise an event which provides effective participation and experience for all,” ATM added. ICA/Expat Media
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