World Travel and Tourism Council president and chief executive officer, Gloria Guevara says Cities are an essential part of the Travel and Tourism sector.

WTTC’s report reveals cities account for $691 billion in Travel and Tourism GDP

World Travel and Tourism Council president and chief executive officer, Gloria Guevara says Cities are an essential part of the ...
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The 4th Global Conference on Wine Tourism, hosted by the World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) and the Government of Chile, has concluded with a call to use the sector’s unique ability to rejuvenate and support rural communities.

World’s biggest conference on Wine Tourism celebrates rural transformation and jobs

The 4th Global Conference on Wine Tourism, hosted by the World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) and the Government of Chile, has ...
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The World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) joins with the Municipality of Leon (Guanajuato, Mexico) to present the first UNWTO project on Shopping Tourism.

World Tourism Organisation launches its first Shopping Tourism pilot project in Leon, Mexico

The World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) joins with the Municipality of Leon (Guanajuato, Mexico) to present the first UNWTO project on ...
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Gloria Guevara, president and chief executive officer at World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC).

Travel and Tourism industry is more resilient than ever, according to new research

Gloria Guevara, president and chief executive officer at World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC). The World Travel and Tourism Council ...
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The World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) in collaboration with UN Women launch the long-awaited second edition of the Global Report on Women in Tourism.

Tourism leading other global sectors in advancing gender equality, new report shows

The World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) in collaboration with UN Women launch the long-awaited second edition of the Global Report on ...
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The Ministers’ Summit on Technology for Rural Development, hosted by the World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) in partnership with WTM, focused on tourism innovation and technology.

UNWTO: Tourism leaders discuss tourism’s role in rural development

The Ministers’ Summit on Technology for Rural Development, hosted by the World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) in partnership with WTM, focused ...
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Gloria Guevara, president and chief executive officer at World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC).

World Travel and Tourism Council announces new membership category for SMEs

Gloria Guevara, president and chief executive officer at World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC). The World Travel and Tourism Council ...
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The World Tourism Organisation (WTO) continues to lead the way in helping the growth of wildlife tourism and harnessing it as a driver for conservation and development.

World Tourism Organisation welcomes $1 million donation to boost wildlife tourism

The World Tourism Organisation (WTO) continues to lead the way in helping the growth of wildlife tourism and harnessing it ...
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At the 2019 Global Tourism Economy Forum, the World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) has highlighted the importance of diversification, creativity and innovation.

World Tourism Organisation leads key discussions on sector trends and outlooks

At the 2019 Global Tourism Economy Forum, the World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) has highlighted the importance of diversification, creativity and ...
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The EBRD and the UNWTO join forces to strengthen sustainable and inclusive tourism as a tool for achieving growth and development.

EBRD and UNWTO to promote inclusive tourism to achieve Sustainable Development Goals

The EBRD and the UNWTO join forces to strengthen sustainable and inclusive tourism as a tool for achieving growth and ...
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International Air Transport Association director-general, Alexandre de Juniac (left)

IATA expands its Montreal head office operations

International Air Transport Association director-general, Alexandre de Juniac (left).IATA has announced it is increasing its Montreal headquarters operations with the ...
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UNWTO secretary-general, Zurab Pololikashvili (seventh right) with African tourism ministers during the just concluded ITB Berlin in Germany.

African tourism ministers agree to move ahead with a 10-point UNWTO agenda for Africa

UNWTO secretary-general, Zurab Pololikashvili (seventh right) with African tourism ministers during the just concluded ITB Berlin in Germany. BY MATHIAS ...
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Global leaders to converge in Oman for Tourism and Culture conference

UNWTO secretary-general, Taleb Rifai. Mr Rifai says tourism is a key resource for local communities and for heritage preservation. Global ...
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International tourism on track for a record year

UNWTO secretary general, Taleb Rifai, says Tourism is a major economic engine and employment generator. International tourist arrivals worldwide grew ...
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IATA, African Development Bank sign MoU to advance Africa’s aviation.

International Air Transport Association director general, Alexandre de Juniac. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) and the African ...
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WTTC congratulates Pololikashvili, the new UNWTO boss

Current UNWTO secretary general, Taleb Rifai, congratulates, Zurab Pololikashvili, on his election as the new UNWTO secretary general. Dr Rifai’s ...
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International tourism – strongest half-year results since 2010

UNWTO secretary-general Taleb Rifai. The UNWTO boss calls for protection of the environment and preservation of cultural heritage for sustainable ...
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International arrivals globally posted a four per cent growth in January-April period

International tourist arrivals register six per cent growth in the first four months of 2017, according to UNWTO world tourism ...
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Portugal commits to International Year of Sustainable Tourism

UNWTO Secretary General, Taleb Rifai,he recently visited Portugal which committed to partnering with the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for ...
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UNWTO condemns US travel ban

UNWTO Secretary-General, Taleb Rifai The United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) has condemned the United States of America’s travel ban ...
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International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development

UNWTO Secretary-General The United Nations General Assembly declared 2017 as the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development. The UN ...
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Poland to host third International Congress

UNWTO Secretary-General, Taleb Rifai Poland is set to host the third International Congress on Ethics and Tourism in April 2017 ...
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