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Tourism Minister meets with Rio Ferdinand

November 5, 2018 at 3:03pm

Minister of Tourism Yiorgos Lakkotrypis traveled to London to participate in the World Travel Market (WTM), the leading global event for the travel industry, taking place on the 5 – 7 November 2018.

While he there, legendary Manchester United defender and England international, Rio Ferdinand paid a visit at the Cyprus pavilion.

The Minister and the once-most expensive defender in the world took pictures together.

Lakkotrypis will hold a number of meetings with British airline representatives and tour operators.

The Cypriot delegation’s visit is organised by the Cyprus Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the Cyprus Employers and Industrialists’ Federation as well as the Cyprus – British Business Association.

Lakkotrypis will travel to Brussels on Thursday, November 8 to participate in the EU Council on Foreign Relations.

(Pictures from Press Information Office)