Mayor of Kayseri Metropolitan Municipality Dr. Memduh Büyükkılıç along with Governor Gökmen Çiçek met with Nicosia Ministry of Tourism Undersecretary Serhan Aktunç and Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus Tourism Agencies and participated in the program within the council of regional representatives of Erciyes. Introduction to Kayseri and trip to Kayseri.
Mayor of Kayseri Metropolitan Municipality Dr. Memduh Büyükkılıç along with Governor Gökmen Çiçek met with Nicosia Ministry of Tourism Undersecretary Serhan Aktunç and Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus Tourism Agencies and participated in the regional representation council of Erciyes Kayseri Introduction and Voyage to Kayseri. In addition to Memduh Büyükkılıç, Governor of Kayseri Gökmen Çiçek, Undersecretary of the Cypriot Minister of Tourism Serhan Aktunç, President of Cypriot Travel Agencies Orhan Tolu, Regional President of Türsab Ali Emre Martı, Erciyes A.Ş. Board Chairman Murat Cahid Cıngı was also present. Metropolitan Mayor Dr. Memduh Büyükkılıç in his speech here said that there is nothing better than the feeling of people coming together to get to know each other, away from prejudice, and spoke of unity and the solidarity of Cyprus and Kayseri. President Büyükkılıç, on the other hand, spoke about the city’s pioneering services in tourism and said, “I find that this work he has done with our TÜRSAB and its Kayseri branch in terms of relationship building warm relations between our Kayseri and Cyprus is very important and significant. I would also like to thank our Governor in your presence for his approach which will bring even further the tourist potential of our Kayseri since the day of his arrival. There is nothing more beautiful than people coming together to get to know each other, without prejudice. In this understanding, so that we know what is happening in Cyprus, so that you see exactly what is happening here, not word of mouth. We can provide healthier communications by learning as much as possible locally and from experts. Also, as the Metropolitan Municipality of Kayseri, I would like to share with you that there are projects that our Kayseri has carried out in Cyprus regarding the transport master plan, with the instructions of our president. This was before the pandemic, especially when the current President of Cyprus, when he was Prime Minister, entered the process of announcing his candidacy for Kayseri. One of the first provinces he visited as president was our Kayseri. In this regard, the friendships between our Kayseri and Cyprus are very different and very significant. We love you. I hope that much better projects will be made hand in hand.
”BÜYÜKKILIÇ: “OUR GOAL IS TO OFFER THE BEAUTY OF OUR CITY FOR THE BENEFIT OF HUMANITY”
President Büyükkılıç, who spoke about the tourist phenomena of Kayseri and in this context, Erciyes, the pearl of Kayseri, said: “I hope that we will continue to work on hot water by adding our camping center of high altitude next to our Erciyes ski center. An important destination of international standard. We are talking about our ski center in Erciyes, which has 19 mechanical installations, 40 ski slopes and a track length of more than 120 kilometers, which has received several awards to European standards and whose prices can be considered more affordable than European prices. , which has now become a center of attraction for investors. Our goal is to present the beauties of our city for the benefit of humanity and to develop and consolidate friendships by doing this. Kayseri is a city that will make you feel the comforts of metropolitans and at least make you feel the troubles of metropolitans. It has 5 universities and about 1800 industrial centers. There is an export of $4 billion. It is a self-sufficient city. We have around 100,000 guests from abroad. We have 16 neighborhoods. Our president loves our Kayseri. We run from investment to investment. We run from service to service. Our transportation network is very strong. There is no transportation problem in our city. We try to be worthy of you. We try to make the Turkish voice heard everywhere, in our Cyprus, in our Kayseri and in every city. Serkan Aktunç, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Tourism of Cyprus, said: “Tourism covers 73% of the trade deficit of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus. Therefore, tourism is indispensable in our country. We need a self-sustaining economy. Let’s not get pregnant by anyone. Tourism is of vital importance to us. The program ended with the presentation of gifts.