Pakistan’s Tourism Revolution: The Launch of a Comprehensive Tourism App
Pakistan is on the brink of a digital revolution. This revolution is in its tourism sector. The Minister of State for Tourism, Wasi Shah, recently announced the development of a comprehensive tourism app. This app aims to boost both domestic and international tourism. It also aims to significantly increase revenue.
A One-Stop Solution for Tourists
The tourism app is currently under development. It is expected to be the largest tourist information app in Pakistan. It will provide detailed information about all tourist sites in Pakistan. This includes archaeological sites. All this information will be available at the click of a button. This initiative is part of the government’s efforts to digitize the tourism sector. The goal is to make it more accessible to people worldwide.
Collaborative Efforts and Future Prospects
The development of the app is a collaborative effort. It involves the Additional Foreign Secretary Middle East, the Special Investment Facilitation Council (SIFC), Economic Diplomacy Ambassador Rizwan Saeed Sheikh, and DG Overseas Pakistanis Ahsan Wagan. The team is working tirelessly to ensure the app’s success. They are exploring avenues for foreign funding to support its development.
During a recent high-level meeting, IT companies provided a detailed briefing. This briefing was about the app’s features and functionalities. The Minister of State for Tourism expressed confidence that the app would lay a strong foundation for future generations. He believes it will contribute significantly to the growth of Pakistani tourism.
A Vision for the Future
Wasi Shah emphasized that the app would provide a wealth of information. This information is about Pakistan’s tourism, history, and cultural heritage. It will be available to people worldwide. He anticipates an extraordinary increase in domestic and foreign tourists. He also expects a substantial boost in revenue as a result. The Minister of State has urged the concerned authorities to expedite the app’s development.
The participants of the meeting lauded the efforts of the Minister of State for Tourism, Wasi Shah. They praised his efforts in promoting tourism and his vision for a digitized and accessible tourism sector.