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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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According to the UN World Tourism Organisation, Australia has a strict visa regime that is discouraging tourists from emerging nations.
"After almost 10 years in the wilderness, Zimbabwe was re-admitted in the family of international tourism, and we were voted in the United Nations World Tourism Organisation executive council,'' Maunganidze said.
Sars was also hitting airlines harder than the effects of the Iraqi war, added World Tourism Organisation (WTO) secretary-general Francesco Frangialli.
According to the World Tourism Organisation, global tourism will take a terrible blow from the terrorist attacks in the US yet the industry will still grow overall this year.
NIGERIA and the UN World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) on Friday in Madrid, Spain, signed an agreement on the hosting of the 61st United Nations World Tourism Organisation Commission for Africa (UNWTO CAF) Meeting on June 4 to 6, 2018 in Abuja.
It is being conducted in collaboration with the ministry of tourism, United Nation World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) and United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO).
Speaking in a statement on arrival at Bahrain International Airport to attend the 37th meeting of the World Tourism Organisation's Middle East Committee, he said that the Tourism Ministry launched "Egypt Now" initiative in Sharm El Sheikh last March, which was announced at the Tourism Stock Exchange in Berlin, to convey a vivid image of the Egyptian tourist cities and increase the tourists influx into the country.
The 37th meeting of the World Tourism Organisation's Middle East Committee coincides with the international conference being hosted by Manama under the theme "Exploring New Horizons for Cultural Tourism".
Summary: Tunisia has managed to contain the effects of the crisis on the tourism sector, World Tourism Organisation (WTO) Executive Director FrE[umlaut]dE[umlaut]ric Pierret affirmed in Madrid.
Khalid Al Jardani, Sultanate's accredited ambassador to UAE, Maitha bint Seif Al Mahroqiyah, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Tourism, a number of officials at the UN World Tourism Organisation. -ONA
Muscat: Oman will take part next Wednesday in the 'World Conference on Tourism and Culture: Building New Partnership', which is being organised by UNESCO and World Tourism Organisation in Cambodia.
Muscat: The tourism department at the College of Arts and Social Sciences of Sultan Qaboos University (SQU) has achieved accreditation from the World Tourism Organisation of the United Nations.
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