50% Of UAE Travelers May Spend More About Tourism Plus Travel Packages

VISA affluent study reveals 50% of UAE travelers may spend more about family getaways in next 12 months
International payments’ technologies company to present a snapshot of research results during luxury-themed Arabian Travel Market
Worldwide payments’ technological innovation company Australian visa Inc. will deliver a snapshot of the results from its newest Affluent Research on the beginning day (Monday 5 May) of the Arabian Travel Marketplace 2014, which often takes place over four days and nights at the Dubai World Industry Centre.
In the course of its online survey, VISA questioned over 3 hundred credit card-holders in the UAE, both men and female, involving the ages of 18-55 years old. Over 130 of the respondents had household incomes between AED 200, 000 plus AED three hundred, 000 per annum and more than 170 answerers had household incomes associated with AED 300, 000 plus above per year.
“One interesting feature in the study which i can uncover ahead of our own presentation at Arabian Travel Market, is that in 2013 family holidays had the 3rd highest shelling out incidence among affluent participants in the UAE.
89% got an overseas holiday in recent times with India, USA, Poultry, Maldives in addition to France as the utmost popular places, ” commented Marcello Baricordi, General Manager UAE plus Global Balances Lead from Visa Incorporation. MENA.
He added: “In conditions of anticipated spending on family members holidays within the next twelve months, half of UAE affluent participants said they might be spending more than the previous year. ”
Premium traveling and food is the subject of the year’s CREDIT show with the launch of ‘Spotlight on Luxury’. Typically the up-scale focus will bring together luxury company exhibitors, focused luxury purchasers and guests along with a number of special seminar sessions checking the high value industry segment with regard to both incoming and telephone travelers.
“The UAE’s hospitality profile in many ways is defined simply by its quantity of five-star luxury hotels, fine eating restaurants, celebrity chefs plus designer brands. Discerning UAE residents are actually demanding related levels of high-class when traveling abroad and they are willing to pay because of it, ” said Mark Walsh, Portfolio Overseer, Reed Traveling Exhibitions, organiser of TELLER MACHINES.
“Besides the AUSTRALIAN VISA seminar, i will be holding a number of other luxury-themed classes, which will analyze key options in the international luxury journey arena and this means for inbound plus outbound travel in the Beach, ” additional Walsh.
One such session entitled ‘Luxury upon Trends’ is going to be held upon Tuesday 6th May at 12. 15pm -13. 15pm, featuring a panel of high-class experts including Simon Lynch, Director regarding Business Growth, Abercrombie Kent; Travel Attachà CEO, Liam Wholey and The Travel Collection owner amp; MD, Jacqueline Campbell.