Lima. Jun. 23 (ANDINA). Spanish group El Corte Ingles will support Peru as a tourist destination in its over 3.300 offices worldwide teaming up with Peru’s Export and Tourism Promotion Board (Promperu). CEO Jesus Nino said Wednesday.
El Corte Ingles is a market leader in corporate travel. servicing both international and national clients in a wide range of sectors including government. financial services. pharmaceuticals. retail. technology and utilities.
'Peru has become a potential tourist destination for travelers around the globe mainly attracted by its gastronomy and history.' he said.
Niño explained that Peru's higher purchasing power has attracted the Spanish group interest to increase its presence in the country.
'Peru is one of the fastest growing economy in America. in terms of number of travellers and number of foreign tourists as well. but tourism still needs to be developed so that Peruvians can enjoy a real travel experience.' Nino added.