Emirates News Agency – Arabian Travel Market changes 2022 dates to accommodate new UAE working week

DUBAI, 13th January, 2022 (WAM) — Reed Exhibitions (RX), the organizer of the Arabian Travel Market (ATM), has announced that this year’s four-day event will open on Monday, May 9, 2022 and take will end on Thursday, May 12, 2022, to align with the UAE’s new Monday-Friday working week.

Taking place at the Dubai World Trade Center (DWTC), the revised dates are also expected to complement international markets, the majority of which also follow the Monday-Friday working week.

Danielle Curtis, ME Exhibition Manager of Arabian Travel Market, said, “We look forward to welcoming the global travel and tourism community to the United Arab Emirates on Monday, May 9, 2022. Made possible by the decision before- trendsetter in the UAE to move to a 4.5- day, Monday-Friday working week, we are confident that the updated ATM 2022 schedules will benefit both exhibitors and attendees by providing better alignment with international markets.

Now in its 29th year and working in conjunction with the Dubai World Trade Center (DWTC) and the Dubai Department of Tourism and Economy (DTE) – formerly known as the Department of Tourism and Trade Marketing (DTCM ), ATM 2022 will feature a wide selection of highlights from the show.


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