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Action on sustainable tourism needs extra push, says UNWTO

The World Tourism Organization is calling for greater awareness of sustainability in tourism policies, business practices, and also tourist behaviour. The UNWTO issued its message in Brussels as part of the release of its “T

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BTEA participates in UNWTO meeting

The Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA) recently participated in the 108th session of the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Executive Council which took place in Spain from May 23-25. Bahrain’s d

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Messi named WTO ambassador for responsible tourism

The UN World Tourism Organization said Monday it has appointed FC Barcelona's Argentine star Lionel Messi as an ambassador to promote responsible tourism. Considered by many the best football player of all times, Messi joins t

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Messi named WTO ambassador for responsible tourism

The UN World Tourism Organization said Monday it has appointed FC Barcelona's Argentine star Lionel Messi as an ambassador to promote responsible tourism. Considered by many the best football player of all times, Messi joins t

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UNWTO names winners for Innovation in Tourism awards

Turismo de Portugal I.P (Portugal), Ecotourism Trust (India), Tryponyu (Indonesia) and Seggitur (Spain) are the winners of the 14th edition of the UNWTO Awards for Innovation in Tourism. Fourteen projects among 128 applicants from

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Bahrain participates in UNWTO General Assembly

A delegation from Bahrain, headed by the chief executive officer of Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority, Shaikh Khaled bin Humood Al Khalifa, recently participated in the ongoing 22nd World Tourism Organization General Assembly held in Chi

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Bahrain elected member of UNWTO Executive Council

Bahrain, represented by the Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA), has been selected as a member of the United Nations World Tourism Organization’s (UNWTO) Executive Council for the period 2018-2021. This selection come

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Global H1 tourist numbers up 6pc to 598 million

Destinations worldwide welcomed 598 million international tourists in the first six months of 2017, some 36 million more than in the same period of 2016 with Middle East showing the strongest growth (+9 per cent).   

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Manila conference sets roadmap to measure sustainable tourism

Nearly 1,000 experts from over 80 countries convened for three days in Manila, Philippines in June to lay the groundwork for an expanded statistical framework to measure sustainable tourism in its economic, social and environmental dimensions.

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Global tourism surges 6pc in four months

International tourist arrivals worldwide grew by six per cent from January to April 2017 compared to the same period last year, with business confidence reaching its highest levels in a decade, a report said. Sustained growth in m

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