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A delegation from Dutch tour operator, TUI, led by CEO, Stephen Van Der Hayden, arrived in Ohrid, Macedonia for a familiarisation trip. The delegation was welcomed by Dutch Ambassador to Macedonia, Mariet Shurman, chairman of the council, Ohrid Municipality, Gordana Konjanovski, as well as representatives from the local government. Ohrid is a well-known UNESCO World Heritage site, known for its cultural and natural offerings. The…
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Having launched a new CSR project offering less-fortunate children from Macedonia a free seven-day summer vacation with its 2013 allowance, the Government of Macedonia has sent off its first group of 320 children from several cities across the country. Of the 320, 120 were sent to vacation in Struga and 200 were sent to vacation in Pelister. Each week the Government is set to send…
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Wednesday, 26 June 2013 10:55

Ohrid entices Albanian travel professionals

Ohrid Municipality had announced that its Mayor, Nichola Bakracheski, recently met with several tour operators and media representatives from neighbouring Albania, who had been invited on a one day familiarisation trip to Ohrid to personally experience its tourist offerings. The visit to the city was coordinated by organised by the Sector of Tourism and Local Economic Development of Ohrid Municipality, with the assistance of the…
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Minister of Economy, Macedonia, Valon Saraqini has recently met with Deputy Prime Minister, Kosovo, Mimoza Kusari-Lila to discuss current and future projects designed to further intensify the cooperation between the two countries, with potential for tourism cooperation ranking high on their agenda. As Saraqini revealed, in terms of tourism exchange, individual and business travellers ranked top in both countries, while organised travel dominated lake areas…
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In a strive to support Summer 2013, a newly created event designed to promote tourism offerings of Ohrid, Macedonia, representatives of the Department of Tourism and Local Economic Development (DTLED) of Ohrid Municipality have met with representatives of the city's hospitality establishments to discuss details relating to the realisation of the idea. The event, set to take place on July 6-7, 2013, in Ohrid, Macedonia,…
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