Exports generated by international tourism reached USD 1,7 trillion in 2018, a four percent increase in real terms over 2017, a new report from the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) shows.
Guatemala partners with UNWTO to launch Sustainable Tourism Observatory which is located in the city of La Antigua Guatemala, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and a leading tourism destination.
The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the Basque Culinary Center (BCC) have launched a new set of guidelines to help destinations benefit from the growing interest in gastronomic tourism. The joint initiative was presented at the 5th UNWTO World Forum on Gastronomy Tourism in San Sebastian, Spain.
Ethiopia’s travel and tourism economy grew by 48,6 percent in 2018, the largest of any country in the world, according to the World Travel & Tourism Council’s (WTTC) annual review of the economic impact and social importance of the sector.
The countdown begins for the 5th World Forum on Gastronomy Tourism to be held May 02 -03 in Donostia-San Sebastián, organised by the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the Basque Culinary Center (BCC).
Al Manara, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Saraya Aqaba, recently announced its partnership with the Aqaba Special Economic Zone Authority (ASEZA) through its annual Aqaba Carnival winter campaign, aiming to promote tourism in Aqaba and draw Jordanians to the warmest seaside area of the country.
Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority announced its consolidated results for the full year of 2018.
The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) and the International Border Management & Technologies Association (IBMATA) announced a partnership to promote safe, secure and seamless travel across international borders making best use of new and emerging technology, while enhancing border security.
International tourist arrivals grew six percent in 2018, totalling 1,4 billion according to the latest UNWTO World Tourism Barometer.
The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has partnered with one of its newest affiliate members, real-world games developer Niantic, to enhance global tourism through the use of mobile augmented reality game experiences.