Azerbaijani reps to attend international tourism exhibition in Turkey

09.01.2011 [13:07]
Azerbaijan will be represented in the 22nd International Hospitality Industry Equipment & Decoration Exhibition to be held in Antalya, Turkey on January 19-23 ...

First meeting of UNWTO Knowledge Network

05.01.2011 [22:06]
The members of the UNWTO Knowledge Network (UNWTO.Know), a worldwide community of innovative knowledge institutions, universities and other public and private organizations dedicated to furthering tourism ...

Official of Israeli Embassy visits Azerbaijan Institute of Tourism

25.12.2010 [13:55]
Official of Israeli Embassy to Azerbaijan Ronen Krausz visited Azerbaijan Institute of Tourism (AIT). Rector of the institute Jafar Jafarov said meetings with ...

United Nations General Assembly acknowledges role of tourism for sustainable development and poverty eradication

22.12.2010 [22:36]
The United Nations General Assembly has adopted by consensus at its 65th session three separate resolutions emphasizing the role on tourism in sustainable development. The three resolutions, on the ...

Azerbaijan to join Black Sea tourism exhibition

19.12.2010 [14:44]
The Black Sea tourism exhibition will open in Trabzon, Turkey on January 13, 2011. The exhibition will bring together tourism operators from ...

UNWTO Conference to further knowledge management within the tourism sector

06.12.2010 [22:01]
Knowledge management has become an essential instrument for developing effective tourism strategies; particularly important for strengthening the sector`s ...

Tourism represents 9% of Ibero-America`s total exports

04.12.2010 [18:11]
Tourism is a key economic driver for the 22 countries of the Ibero-American Community (the 19 countries of Latin America and the three of the Iberian Peninsula). The ...

UNWTO Volunteers: maximizing tourism`s contribution to development on International Volunteers Day

03.12.2010 [21:27]
Since 2007, close to fifty UNWTO Volunteers have been working on tourism development projects around the world to make a difference to the lives of local ...

Istanbul to host 3rd International Health Tourism Congress

28.11.2010 [13:31]
Istanbul will host the 3rd International Health Tourism Congress early December. The congress will feature six panels: The future ...

Tourism to spur regional development in South Eastern Europe

27.11.2010 [18:11]
Tourism offers an effective and viable regional development tool through boosting economic growth and creating quality jobs. This was the central message ...

UNWTO, ILO join efforts to fight jobless recovery

26.11.2010 [19:25]
UNWTO and the International Labour Organization (ILO) are working together towards the common objectives of job creation, sustained growth and fair ...

Malaysia to host 3rd Asia-Euro Tourism, Hospitality & Gastronomy Conference 2010

22.11.2010 [18:35]
the 3rd Asia-Euro Tourism, Hospitality & Gastronomy Conference 2010 will be held from 24- to 26 November in Selangor, Malaysia. The event will be organized by Taylor`s ...

UNWTO 7th Tourism Forum for Parliamentarians and Local Authorities kicks off in Mexico

17.11.2010 [18:32]
Ministers of Tourism, parliamentarians, local authorities and representatives of the private sector from around the world are meeting in Mexico for the Seventh International Tourism Forum for Parliamentarians and Local Authorities ...

UNWTO Announces First Global Tourism Forum

13.11.2010 [23:01]
Despite representing 6-7% of the world`s employment, an estimated 5% of its GDP and US$ 1 trillion a year in export revenues, there remains a general lack ...

Global Governments should place tourism higher on the agenda

10.11.2010 [20:01]
Governments around the world should follow the Chinese approach to tourism, according to the UNWTO Ministers` Summit which took place at World Travel ...

China to host 11th International Joint World Cultural Tourism Conference

05.11.2010 [20:17]
The 11th International Joint World Cultural Tourism Conference will be held from 12 to 14 November in Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China ...

UNWTO Executive Council advances action on tourist protection

31.10.2010 [15:31]
The closure of European airspace due to the volcanic ash cloud last April demonstrated the need for a global legal framework for the protection of tourists ...

Bus crash in Turkey kills 1, injures 18 French tourists

28.10.2010 [17:36]
A bus carrying French tourists slammed into a car on Thursday, killing the car`s driver and injuring at least 18 passengers, an official said ...

Azerbaijan to be reprsented in International Islamic Tourism Conference

25.10.2010 [17:29]
Azerbaijan will be represented in Islamic Tourism Conference & Travel Mart (ITCM) 2010 to be scheduled for 28 to 31 October in Kuala Lumpur ...