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The Minister of Industry, Commerce and Tourism Zayed Al-Zayani issued a decision regarding the tourism electronic statistics system

The Minister of Industry, Commerce and Tourism Zayed Al-Zayani issued a decision regarding the tourism electronic statistics system, according to which the Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority will establish an integrated electronic statistics system called (Tourist Electronic Statistics System).

According to the decision, tourist establishments are obligated to provide information on all revenues obtained from practicing the tourism activity in the tourist facility, including those resulting from tourist facilities designated for serving food and beverages in hotels and other tourist facilities subject to hotel services fees as determined by the Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority.

The system is concerned with all statistical data related to the tourist facility determined by the Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority, and any other information required by the Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority.