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06 Nov 17
International tourism on track for a record year
Between January and August 2017, destinations worldwide welcomed 901 million international tourist arrivals (overnight visitors), 56 million more than in the same period of 2016. This corresponds to...
Press Release
07 Sep 17
International tourism - strongest half-year results since 2010
Visitor numbers reported by destinations around the world reflect strong demand for international travel in the first half of 2017, according to the latest UNWTO World Tourism Barometer. Worldwide...
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19 Jul 17
LIVE GEOPOLITICS OF INTERNATIONAL TOURISM "The New Silk Roads" by Francesco Frangialli
LIVE GEOPOLITICS OF INTERNATIONAL TOURISM  "The New Silk Roads" by Francesco Frangialli  Published in French with the Paris editor L'Harmattan, the "GÉOPOLITIQUE VÉCUE DU TOURISME...
Press Release
12 May 17
105th UNWTO Executive Council meeting concludes in Madrid
The Executive Council, attended by some 250 representatives from 59 countries, focused on these priorities as well as on the UNWTO programme of work for 2018-2019 and the agenda of the International...
Press Release
12 May 17
UNWTO Executive Council recommends Zurab Pololikashvili for Secretary-General for the period 2018-2021
The candidature of Zurab Pololikashvili was presented by his country, Georgia, in accordance with the UNWTO statutes. The recommendation of the UNWTO Executive Council will be submitted to the...