• FITUR commences FiturNext Observatory to identify future tourism trends

    6 days ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    FITUR launches its observatory, which will act as a guide for identifying future trends in tourism and to highlight guidelines with a positive impact on economic, social, cultural and environmental aspects.
    Over three years, it will gather best practices implemented internationally by companies, organizations and destinations with the aim of analysing key factors for the tourism of the future.
    The scale of business that FITUR achieves as one of the meetings with the greatest impact in the world tourism industry, which annually brings together more than 200,000 professionals and more than...
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  • UN conference in Istanbul urges for inclusive partnership between tourism and culture

    UN conference in Istanbul urges for inclusive partnership between tourism and culture

    6 days ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    UN World Tourism Organization and the UN cultural agency, UNESCO organized by the third world conference on tourism and culture in Istanbul had ministers from 32 countries along with tourism and culture stakeholders.
    Tourism representatives across the globe were urged to create more “ inclusive partnership between tourism and culture” to ensure sustainable development of the sector.
    As per recent studies culture tourism was growing at a faster rate than global tourism and during the event it was highlighted.
    “For the Benefit of All” the conference was held under this theme and was aimed at...
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  • Kenya is diversifying its unique tourism products and tapping on cultural tourism

    Kenya is diversifying its unique tourism products and tapping on cultural tourism

    6 days ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    Kenya is diversifying its unique tourism products and tapping on cultural tourism as a key product. During addressing the 3rd edition of the UNWTO/UNESCO World Conference on Tourism and Culture in Istanbul, Turkey, Tourism and Wildlife Cabinet Secretary Najib Balala said that this is done via conservation, preservation and protection of the country's rich culture and heritage while involving the local communities. The conference is being held at the Lutfi Kirdar International Convention and Exhibition Centre.
    Balala said that Kenya's National Tourism Blueprint 2030 is already in place...
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