Recent events

Thu 20 Oct 2016 The 10th UNWTO/PATA Forum on Tourism Trends and Outlook - Guilin - China
Mon 17 Oct 2016 World Tourism Conference 2016 "Tourism Delights: Delivering the Unexpected" - Penang - Malaysia
Fri 23 Sep 2016 UNWTO International Conference on Tourism and Sports - Da Nang - Vietnam
Thu 22 Sep 2016 JATA Tourism Expo Japan 2016 - Tokyo - Japan
Mon 29 Aug 2016 First Asia Cooperation Dialogue Ministerial Meeting on Tourism - Tabriz, East Azerbaijan Province - Iran
Mon 11 Jul 2016 UNWTO Conference on Tourism: a Catalyst for Development, Peace and Reconciliation - Passikudah - Sri Lanka

Latest news

21 Oct 16
Press Release
10th UNWTO/PATA Forum on Tourism Trends and Outlook commences in Guilin, China
With the collaboration of the Polytechnic University of Hong-Kong, a UNWTO Affiliate Member, the Forum has become over the last 10 years a reference platform on global and regional tourism trends....
20 Oct 16
Press Release
4th World Tourism Conference focuses on the ‘tourists first’ – improving the visitors experience
Under the theme ‘Tourism Delights: Delivering the Unexpected’, the Conference focused on strategies to enhance the visitors experience under the principle of “tourists first”. The round tables on ‘...
14 Oct 16
JATA Tourism Expo Japan 2016, Japan Gastronomy Tourism Symposium
The JATA Tourism EXPO Japan 2016, held from 22-25 September 2016 in Tokyo, under the theme: “Be part of the world. Travel”, attracted over 200,000 guests from public and private sectors, and has...
27 Sep 16
Prominent Speakers at World Tourism Conference 2016
The upcoming World Tourism Conference (WTC) 2016 in George Town, Penang, will feature an impressive line-up of local and international speakers, representing the who’s who of the tourism industry....
05 Sep 16
Teo slams bombing, says Davao remains a ‘safe place’
The Department of Tourism assures the tourists of Davao that the city remains a safe place for visitors and residents alike. This was the statement of the DOT Secretary Wanda Tulfo-Teo when concerns...
28 Jul 16
UNWTO Conference on Tourism: a Catalyst for Development, Peace and Reconciliation
The joint conference of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority (SLTDA) that was incidentally celebrating its Golden Jubilee this year, on “Tourism: a...
14 Jul 16
Press Release
Tourism, a catalyst for peace and development
Community engagement and empowerment, capacity building and training, and public/private sector partnerships are key factors in advancing a culture of peace through tourism in post-conflict societies...