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WTTC URGES TRAVEL SECTOR TO GET READY FOR ‘THE NEW ORDER

World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) has warned that the travel sector must be ready for “the new normal” once the coronavirus recovery comes, as masks could become an essential

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Trapped tourists: how is the coronavirus affecting travel?

Since December, novel coronavirus has spread to more than 20 countries from the Chinese city of Wuhan. The 2003 SARS outbreak accounted for a drop in international tourist arrivals into

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Official visit of UNWTO Secretary-General to Zambia

During the official visit, Mr. Pololikashvili met with President H.E Mr. Edgar Chagwa Lungu to express UNWTO’s support for the Zambian government’s policy direction. In particular, he welcomed the strategic

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World Tourism Organization Leads Discussion on “Tourism Financing for the 2030 Agenda” at Aid for Trade Conference in Geneva

World Tourism Organization Leads Discuss    Tourism’s unique potential as a tool for driving the global sustainable development agenda has taken center stage at a special event hosted by the

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UNWTO- International Tourist Arrivals Reach 1.4 billion Two Years Ahead of Forecasts

International tourist arrivals grew 6% in 2018, totalling 1.4 billion according to the latest UNWTO World Tourism Barometer. UNWTO’s long term forecast issued in 2010 indicated the 1.4 billion mark

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Qatar among 10 Most Open Visa Countries in the World-UNWTO .

Reflecting back; Qatar has become the most open country in the Middle East and the 8th most open in the world in terms of visa facilitation. The World Tourism Organization

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UNWTO Secretary General Commends Nigeria for Successful Hosting of Commission for Africa

As delegates to the 61st United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO)/Commission for Africa (CAF) meeting wounds up with a visit to Lagos, the Secretary General of UNWTO, Zurab Pololikashvili, Has described