The Director General of Cultural Heritage, Tourism and Handicrafts of Qeshm Free Zone, stating that tourist houses in Qeshm can operate only under legal supervision, said: “The most important and effective solution to prevent illegal activities in the discussion of Qeshm tourist houses is information.” Inform and warn incoming tourists to the island.
According to the economic observation and quoting the public relations and international affairs of Qeshm Free Zone Organization, Alireza Amri Kazemi in the meeting of organizing Qeshm tourist houses in Qeshm International Growth Center added: Tourists who are informed upon arrival on the island that if If they use unauthorized houses, they will be responsible for any possible unfortunate incidents. They will consider using these types of houses.
He added: “We, the tourism authorities of Qeshm, whether as the Qeshm Free Zone Organization or as a community of hoteliers or as monitoring agencies, should try to persuade and provide legal support to persuade the owners of tourist houses to Exercise legal supervision, and if they do not comply with the law and commit violations, we will intensify their crimes and punish them.
Amri Kazemi, noting that the Qeshm Free Zone Organization will inform the owners of tourist houses in Qeshm for registration and supervision through the public relations of this organization, asked the Qeshm hotel owners community to sign a memorandum of understanding with the Qeshm Free Zone Organization regarding the organization. Qeshm tourist houses to be implemented as soon as possible.
According to the report, Abdolbaset Rezvani, CEO of the Qeshm Free Zone Hotel Owners Association, said at the meeting that more than 60 tourist houses were identified in two stages in Qeshm last year and reached the licensing stage. He disrupted the plans and despite the cooperation of the Qeshm Free Zone Organization and all monitoring agencies in Qeshm, no special work was done to organize these houses.
He called the operation of illegal tourist houses in Qeshm and Dargahan very complicated and added: “Since the violators use different tricks to escape the law, it is necessary for the monitoring devices to deal with the legal ways for each of these tricks.” To help the hoteliers community.
According to him, these violators, through cyberspace and even publicly informing in the city, try to attract tourists to live in illegal houses, which it is necessary for the monitoring devices to deal with.
It is worth mentioning that in this meeting, the head of the Public Places Supervision Department of the police force and the head of the Government Penitentiary Department of Qeshm city and representatives of the prosecutor’s office and the health network of this city, a representative of the inspection, monitoring and complaint management A number of Qeshm hoteliers also expressed their views on organizing tourist houses in Qeshm.