Addis Ababa Sepetember 27/2020(ENA) A basis stone has been laid for the development of a cultural middle within the capital of Somali Regional State, Jigjiga city.
The 41st World Tourism Day which is widely known at the moment underneath the theme: “Tourism and Rural Development” is being marked in Ethiopia for the 33rd occasions on the town of Jigjiga.
Somali Regional State Interim President, Mustefe Oumer alongside with different high-government officers laid the nook stone for the development of the cultural centre at the moment.
Chief Directors of Oromia, Amhara, SNNP, and Harari areas, in addition to Tradition and Tourism Minister Hirut Kassaw attended the ceremony.
The cultural middle will function a museum and may have further rooms for libraries and different providers. Building of the cultural middle is anticipated to be accomplished by the tip of the 12 months.
On the event, Mustefe stated “one of the sectors that Ethiopia identified to raise itself to a tower of prosperity in the coming ten years is tourism.”
Growing tourism locations, sustaining peace and stability are important in boosting tourism business, he stated including that after the reform peace and stability has been revived within the area, which creates conducive setting to develop the sector within the area.
The 2020 version of World Tourism Day celebrated the distinctive position that tourism performs in offering alternatives exterior of massive cities and preserving cultural and pure heritage all around the globe.