World Tourism Organization

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World Tourism Organization

An organization within the United Nations that promotes tourism worldwide. It conducts activities to encourage sustainable, business friendly tourism. It was established in 1974 and is based in Madrid.
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This came as the Secretary-General of the UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), Zurab Pololikashvili, on Saturday announced at the Berlin International Tourism Fair the names of the winners of the 10th Oscar Awards for Tourism Media.
Consul Generalsaid that UN World Tourism Organization figures for global tourism for 2017 is 1.
The Consul General said that UN World Tourism Organization figures for global tourism for 2017 is 1.
Spain is expected to replace the United States as the world's second tourism destination while France has retained the top spot, the UN World Tourism Organization said Monday.
Abdul Ghafoor, MD PTDC, the UN World Tourism Organization Conference is being organized in Islamabad in January 2018, where a number of delegates from member countries will participate.
The historical, cultural and natural heritage of Azerbaijan should be shared with the rest of the world, UN World Tourism Organization Secretary General Zurab Pololikashvili said in an exclusive interview with Trend.
The conference of UN World Tourism Organization will be held in Islamabad in January 2018, which will help us eliminate the negative propaganda against Pakistan.
Zurab Pololikashvili, candidate for the position of Secretary General of UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has been approved.
ARAB NEWS SCTH President Prince Sultan bin Salman, center, attends the 22nd session of the General Assembly of the UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) in Chengdu, China, on Wednesday.
Meanwhile, The Jerusalem Post reported last week that Israeli officials would thwarted expected Palestinian attempts to to seek full state membership in the UN World Tourism Organization.
The UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Secretary General said nearly 30 million passengers pass through Hamad International Airport every year, and the new visa rules can allow them to plan a Doha stopover.
KUWAIT, Nov 18 (KUNA) -- Minister of Information and Minister of State for Youth Affairs Sheikh Salman Sabah Al-Salem Al-Humoud Al-Sabah met Wednesday with Director of UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Middle East Amr Abdel Ghaffar, discussing with him means to bolster cooperation between the two sides.