Acapulco is standing and ready to receieve tourists with open arms, with enthusiasm and flaunting its beauty to the fullest, said the Secretary of Tourism, Claudia Ruiz Massieu.
At the World Forum Mexican Cuisine opening, which took place from the 9th to 12 of this month-, she said that Acapulco is and will remain a jewel of Mexican tourism.
Ruiz Massieu said tourism is the engine of development and that depends much of the economy of the state, and Acapulco , he stressed, will lever its recovery and rebirth. Working hard we will always come through.
The Ministry of Tourism stated that in adversity you can know the true character of the people, and in Guerrero, there was solidarity of its people and the selfless participation of local entrepreneurs .
In her message she said that in recent years, culinary tourism has experienced considerable growth and has become one of the most dynamic and creative, as well as an important contribution to stimulate local economic development in regional and national levels.
Ruiz Massieu mentioned that according to industry data , gastronomy in Mexico generates 1,300,000 direct jobs and 3, 250, 000 indirect jobs.
These are very important job and life opportunities for millions of families in our country.