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20 October 2016 4th World Tourism Conference focuses on the ‘tourists first’ – improving the visitors experience
Malaysia, the second most visited destination in South East Asia, has hosted the 4th edition of the World Tourism Conference (WTC) jointly organized between the World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) and the Ministry of Tourism and Culture Malaysia (MOTAC).
14 October 2016 JATA Tourism Expo Japan 2016, Japan Gastronomy Tourism Symposium
27 September 2016 Prominent Speakers at World Tourism Conference 2016
5 September 2016 Teo slams bombing, says Davao remains a ‘safe place’
28 July 2016 UNWTO Conference on Tourism: a Catalyst for Development, Peace and Reconciliation
14 July 2016 Tourism, a catalyst for peace and development
Tourism can play a key role in building peace and supporting reconciliation processes, concluded the UNWTO Conference on ‘Tourism, a catalyst for development, peace and reconciliation’ held in Passikudah, Sri Lanka between 11 and 14 July.  
2 July 2016 UNWTO strongly condemns hideous attack in Dhaka
UNWTO strongly condemns the hideous attack perpetrated yesterday in a cafe in Dhaka, Bangladesh.
24 June 2016 Indonesia’s visa-free policy
17 June 2016 IFT trains Cambodian tourism officials and heritage tour guides
9 June 2016 UNWTO addresses the impact of new technologies on the tourism sector in Japan
Over 400 participants from 26 countries gathered in the city of Nara, Japan, to discuss the impact that new technologies are having on the tourism sector and how these can help the sector to further develop at the UNWTO International Conference on Tourism and Technology. It was conducted within the framework of the 28th Joint Meeting of the UNWTO Commission for East Asia and the Pacific and South Asia from 1-4 June 2016.