The number of tourists from Qatar, who visited Azerbaijan in 2016 increased by 5.5 times, said Deputy Minister of Culture and Tourism Nazim Samadov.

“Simplification of visa regime with the countries of the Gulf, opening of direct flights between the countries, allowed to intensify the number of tourists. As a consequence, the number of tourists from Qatar, who visited Azerbaijan in 2016 increased by 5.5 times.” – N.Samedov said.

The parties are currently discussing the creation of infrastructure facilities for persons with disabilities.

Source Interfax.az