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Genting Cruise Lines welcomes Explorer Dream to its fleet

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 12, 2019

Genting Cruise Lines welcomed the third member of its Dream Cruises’ fleet with the christening and inaugural homeport deployment of ... Read More

Global Tourism Industry Mourns the Loss of Peter Wong

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 20, 2019

Tourism Icon Peter Wong died on 11 March 2019, at Queen Mary Hospital in Pok Fu Lam, HongKong. Peter Wong ... Read More

Ditch the snow already! Spring into adventure travel

editor editor- March 14, 2019

  With the weather slowly… very slowly… warming up around most of the USA, spring is finally just around the ... Read More

Air Astana launches Tashkent flights from London, Paris and Frankfurt

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 11, 2018

Air Astana, the Skytrax award-winning national carrier of Kazakhstan, is pleased to offer new through flights to Tashkent, Uzbekistan via ... Read More

Ministers meet at ITB to discuss raising Silk Road tourism profile

editor editor- March 14, 2013

The development of a “Silk Road Heritage Corridors” tourism strategy for Central Asia and China is among the main outcomes ... Read More

Future hospitality leaders present innovative strategies for Silk Road destinations

editor editor- June 9, 2012

At the Ecole Hôtelière de Lausanne (EHL)-UNWTO Silk Road Think Tank, 170 future hospitality leaders presented innovative strategies for how ... Read More

Research indicates need of a new international tourism organization

editor editor- June 4, 2012

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - “The majority of private sector stakeholders of the tourism industry does not have any idea how the ... Read More

New Silk Roads: diminishing the original Silk Road?

editor editor- May 11, 2012

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan (eTN) – The nostalgic Silk Road that actually started the travel and tourism industry in the world is ... Read More

Tourism on the Silk Road 2011 to be held in Uzbekistan

editor editor- October 12, 2011

TASHKENT, Uzbekistan - The 17th Tashkent international tourist fair, "Tourism on the Silk Road, 2011" will be held in the ... Read More

The government of Pakistan joins The Region Initiative

editor editor- September 9, 2011

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - National Tourism Organization (NTO) - Pakistan Tourism Development Corporation (PTDC) - has formally joined TRI as Partner. Read More

Tourism network wants to protect Silk Road name

editor editor- August 16, 2011

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan (eTN) - Networking of responsible tourism organizations under the banner of "The Region Initiative" (TRI) has appealed to ... Read More

UNWTO Silk Road Ministers’ Summit: Commitment and cooperation to establish a powerful brand

editor editor- March 15, 2011

The first UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Silk Road Ministers’ Summit, held at ITB 2011, has concluded with commitment to ... Read More

Silk Road action plan to boost tourism development across twenty six countries

editor editor- October 14, 2010

At the 5th International Meeting on the Silk Road held in Samarkand, Uzbekistan on October 8-9, 2010, over 250 representatives ... Read More

UNWTO and Uzbekistan will host 5th International Meeting on the Silk Road

editor editor- August 30, 2010

To mark the beginning of a new phase in its Silk Road Program, UNWTO, in collaboration with the government of ... Read More

UNWTO: Mayors Forum goes further down the Silk Road

editor editor- May 25, 2010

SHIRAZ, Iran - Hosted by the Municipality of Shiraz and the Iran Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts, and Tourism Organization, the 5th ... Read More

UNWTO secretary general calls for continued regional cooperation along the Silk Road

editor editor- May 5, 2010

Meeting with the President of Tajikistan, HE Emomali Rahmon, UNWTO secretary-general, Taleb Rifai, underlined the importance of regional cooperation in ... Read More

Kuwaiti Silk City to connect with Israel

editor editor- July 24, 2008

Kuwait plans to invest $132 billion in a mega-construction project, which will include a one-kilometer high tower and house 700,000 ... Read More