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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Gloria Guevara, president and chief executive officer at World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC).

WTTC and Saudi Commission for Tourism announce partnership to boost tourism in Saudi Arabia

Gloria Guevara, president and chief executive officer at World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC). The World Travel and Tourism Council ...
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Gloria Guevara, WTTC president and chief executive officer.

WTTC and Deloitte launch initiative on Future of Work transformations in Travel and Tourism

Gloria Guevara, WTTC president and chief executive officer. Accounting for one in 10 jobs on the planet, Travel and Tourism ...
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At least 120 countries gather in Russia for World Tourism Organization (UNWTO ) general assembly.

World Tourism Organisation general assembly takes place in Russia

At least 120 countries gather in Russia for World Tourism Organization (UNWTO ) general assembly. Tourism ministers, public and private ...
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Gloria Guevara, president and chief executive officer at World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC).

Turkey’s Travel and Tourism sector witnesses significant growth, according to WTTC research

Gloria Guevara, president and chief executive officer at World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC). Major research conducted by World Travel ...
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International tourist arrivals grew by 5 per cent in 2018 to reach the 1.4 billion mark, according to the UNWTO International Tourism Highlights, 2019 Edition.

Tourism enjoys continued growth generating $5 billion per day

International tourist arrivals grew by 5 per cent in 2018 to reach the 1.4 billion mark, according to the UNWTO ...
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Gloria Guevara, president and chief executive officer at World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC).

Travel and Tourism, largest contributor to Spanish economy, according to WTTC research

Gloria Guevara, president and chief executive officer at World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC). Major research conducted by World Travel ...
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Buenos Aires becomes the latest city to join the International Network of Sustainable Tourism Observatories (INSTO).

Buenos Aires joins World Tourism Organisation network of tourism observatories

Buenos Aires becomes the latest city to join the International Network of Sustainable Tourism Observatories (INSTO). Buenos Aires has become ...
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World Wildlife Fund (WWF) launches a new activation hub, ReSource: Plastic, to help solve the global plastic pollution crisis.

WWF launches activation hub to help prevent 10 million metric tonnes of global plastic waste

World Wildlife Fund (WWF) launches a new activation hub, ReSource: Plastic, tohelp solve the global plastic pollution crisis. The World ...
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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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