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Strategic aspects of tourism development in UAE

Tariq Ahmed Abdelsamad Hassan, Emil Papazov, Lyudmila Mihaylova


The strategic aspects of the tourism development in the UAE have been discussed on variable forums and in different documents of the native government and refer to infrastructural, marketing, financial and organizational issues. The idea has been to raise the attractiveness and values of the domestic tourist industry. The aim of the paper is to present and analyze strategic aspects related to the competitiveness of the UAE as a tourist destination from a business point of view. The method of comparative analysis is used. The resources and the infrastructure of the destination, as well as the supporting services forming the business environment, have a significant impact on the competitiveness of UAE tourism development. The strategic path of tourism in the country is related to the coordination of all management levels – micro, mezzo and macro.


strategic management, tourism, business economics

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