Abu Dhabi to unveil cruise tourism terminal plan next week


By Andy Sambidge  www.arabianbusiness.com

The concept design of Abu Dhabi’s planned permanent cruise passenger terminal is to be unveiled later this month at Europe’s most prestigious cruise event.

The model is being showcased by Abu Dhabi Ports Company (ADPC) at Seatrade Med 2014, which runs from September 16-18 in Barcelona, Spain

Captain Mohamed Juma Al Shamisi, CEO, ADPC, and Sultan Al Mutawa Al Dhaheri, acting executive director tourism, TCA Abu Dhabi, will reveal plans for Abu Dhabi’s new Zayed Port cruise passenger terminal and outline a number of initiatives which are expected to boost the emirate’s cruise appeal.

ADPC and TCA Abu Dhabi will present the new building concept, which was chosen following an international design competition, with the help of a scale model and a video ‘fly-through’. More info