The head of the federal Ministry of Tourism (SECTUR) indicated that so far he has held four meetings with the governor of Guerrero, Evelyn Salgado Pineda, to coordinate the work that will be carried out for this purpose in the main tourist destinations of the state, Evelyn Salgado Pineda, to coordinate the work that will be carried out with this objective in the main tourist destinations of the state.
Among these actions are several events of international scope, such as the «Down Hill Taxco», one of the most spectacular Bicicross races in the world in urban descent, in which representatives from 12 countries will participate, with an estimated attendance of 45 thousand spectators, which will generate an economic revenue greater than that registered during Easter Week in this Magical Town.
He also pointed out that, in compliance with presidential instructions, it was confirmed that Acapulco will continue to host the biennial Tianguis Turístico México, the most important event in the sector in Latin America, which will be held in this port in its 2022 and 2022 editions. in its 2022 and 2024 editions.
Likewise, Secretary Torruco Marqués has held meetings with businessmen in which investments have been agreed upon in Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo and Acapulco, such as the new tennis stadium in the latter.
Regarding the Tourism Product, he explained that Sectur has given free of charge, and will continue to do so, several workshops for its integration by segment, such as Road, Romance, LGBTQ+, Gastronomic, and Meetings, as well as financing for micro, small and medium enterprises in the sector.
He added that currently the Tourist Services Corporation «Angeles Verdes» has 12 units in operation in Guerrero, half of which will be renewed this year and the other half in 2022, in co-investment with the state government. In addition, next November the Digital Georeferencing System will be launched, to make the assistance provided by this group to those traveling by road more efficient.
Secretary Torruco Marqués emphasized that the Sustainable Mexico Reborn Program has an outstanding presence in the state, with 10 tourism sustainability projects to transform them into social enterprises.
These projects are being developed in Acapulco and Atoyac, with two in each of these destinations, as well as in Chilpancingo, Coyuca, Malinaltepec, Ometepec, Tecpan and Tlacoachistlahuaca.