"Kyrgyz Wind" at the ETHEXPO Eurasia Tourism and Health Exhibition

"Kyrgyz Wind" at the ETHEXPO Eurasia Tourism and Health Exhibition

KURD; As the honorary Consulate of Kyrgyzstan in Bolu; He reported: "We have opened a stand to establish cooperation in the field of tourism and healthcare of the Kyrgyz Republic.

" ISTANBUL (Civic Initiative) Zelikha Sorkunlu / ETHEXPO The Eurasian Tourism and Health Fair, held simultaneously with the 9th Halal World Summit and the 10th OIC Halal Expo, organized under the auspices of the President, opened its doors at the Istanbul Exhibition Center (IFM).

The ETHEXPO 2023 fair, held with the support of the Ministry of Commerce, the Ministry of Health and the Association of Service Exporters, is also attended by high-level delegations and delegates, as it is held on the same day as the World Halal Summit, the International Halal Exhibition, HIMSS. Eurasian Conference of Medical Sciences.


Atillahan Kurt, Honorary Consul of the Kyrgyz Republic in Bolu, took his place at the fair in order to promote Kyrgyzstan as Honorary Consul of the Kyrgyz Republic in Bolu.

Kurt; As the Honorary Consulate of Kyrgyzstan in Bolu in order to expand relations between the countries in the economic, social and commercial cultural fields, which is one of his goals; He said that we have opened a stand to establish cooperation in the field of tourism and health of the Kyrgyz Republic.

Stressing that it is possible to be a nation by thinking about the future together in history, Kurt said: "Although relations between Turkey and Kyrgyzstan are developing well, this imposes a lot of responsibility on us. We are a fraternal and friendly state, the heart and blood of our peoples are united, and there is a distance of five thousand kilometers between us. This is not an obstacle for us. As sons of our ancestors, whose hearts and blood are one, we must support each other. In order to bring trade and economic cooperation between the two countries to a higher level, we represent Kyrgyzstan here today and invite all business people who come to Kyrgyzstan. I consulted with the Minister of Trade Omer Bolat, who also visited our stand as part of the fair, and invited them to Kyrgyzstan.


The ETHEXPO Eurasia Tourism and Health Exhibition, which opened its doors for the first time at the Istanbul Exhibition Center, brought together leading sector investors, healthcare institutions, travel agencies, hospitals and experts in their fields. More than 300 domestic and foreign companies opened stands at the exhibition, which was attended by 20 countries with national participation. The fair was attended by almost 30 thousand people, where 9 thousand foreign guests from 119 countries came.

The sector, which aims to end this year with 60 million tourists and 56 billion dollars, is entering the Turkish century with a lofty goal. According to the roadmap drawn up by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism, it is planned to receive $68 billion in tourism revenues in 2024, $77 billion in 2025, $85.3 billion in 2026, $93 billion in 2027, and $100 billion in 2028. One of the most powerful efforts to achieve this goal is the diversification of tourism. It is expected that one of the biggest supports here will come from medical tourism. While medical tourism, whose average income is three times that of a tourist coming on vacation, is expected to receive two million foreign patients by the end of this year, this number is planned to increase to 5 million by 2028. It is planned that the revenues generated in health tourism will reach 30 billion. In this context, this year is 9. The ETHEXPO Eurasia Tourism and Health Exhibition, which will be held for the first time as part of the Halal World Summit, plans to make a significant contribution to the development of wellness tourism.