From now onward, the hall of Yerevan Cinema House is equipped with state-of-the art sound equipment to allow organising higher quality screenings and holding diverse events. Technical refitting of the Cinema House has been implemented by the EU4Business “Innovative Tourism and Technology Development for Armenia” project with co-financing of Goethe Institute.
On May 20, the launch of the Destination Armenia brand identity took place, which was attended by a number of guests.
Online magazine “Origins” covering topics on Armenian wine and cuisine will not only increase Armenia’s visibility across the horizon of gastro-economic tourism, but also introduce the competitive and high quality Armenian wine to the world. The magazine has been established with the support of the EU4Business “Innovative Tourism and Technology Development for Armenia” project (ITTD) and the Private Sector Development and Technical Vocational Education and Training in South Caucasus (PSD TVET) programme.
ITTD, in cooperation with the Management Mix Consulting Company, successfully piloted an initiative on assuring safety and security standards in tourism. Within this framework, 5 tourism companies, offering fun, action and/or adventure activities, have been prepared and received the internationally recognized TÜV Certificate, which stands for safety and quality of their offer.
British Council Armenia announced English language courses for the tourism industry in the three northern regions of Armenia. The courses are organised within the EU4Business “Innovative Tourism and Technology Development for Armenia (ITTD)’’ project, which is co-funded by the European Union and the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) and implemented by GIZ. The official launch of the initiative was given on November 26 in the garden of ITTD Northern office in Dilijan.
An incubation programme by Tourism Innovation Academy is now over! More than 40 tourism ventures have successfully completed a 3-month programme and presented to an independent Jury their innovative tourism projects, ready to enter the Armenian market and enrich tourism offer․
In cooperation with the Creative Armenia, Creative Incubator Artbox project has been launched which will give an oppportuntiy to the artists to gain professional mentoring, financial assistance, business planning, execution and marketing skills.
On September 1, 2021, a press conference was held at the press club of the Government of Armenia, at which the main prospects of the DRV Destination Forum were presented.
Our team visited Gyumri by the invitation of the KASA Foundation. The aim of the visit was to participate in an amazing quest within the framework of the "Attitude Shirak" project developed by the foundation and to discover the city in a unique way, plunge into its history, uncover secrets and feel the breath of the old city.