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October 6, 2016 Posted in Tagged , , , , International tourism, International Tourist, , , , UN World Tourism Organization, , , World Tourism Barometer Leave a comment International tourist arrivals worldwide grew by 4% between January and June 2016 compared to the same period last year.
Destinations worldwide received 561 million international tourists (overnight visitors), 21 million more than in 2015, .

According to the latest UNWTO World Tourism Barometer

Asia and the Pacific demonstrated renewed strength this first half of 2016

receiving 9% more international arrivals, the highest growth across world regions.
In the Americas, international arrivals increased by 4%, led by Central America and South America.
Europe (+3%) showed mixed results, with solid growth in many destination s offset by weaker performance in others.
In Africa (+5%), Sub-Saharan destinations rebounded strongly, .

While North Africa continued to report weak results

Limited data for the Middle East points to an estimated decrease of 9% in international arrivals this six-month period, though results vary from destination to destination.
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September 10, 2016January 16, 2017 Posted in Tagged Conference, Georgia, , , Kakheti, , , , UNWTO Global Conference, Wine, Wine Tourism, 2 Comments The link between wine tourism and culture, history and lifestyle and the contribution of this segment to the development of the sector has been widely discussed during the 1st UNWTO Global Conference on Wine Tourism held in the Kakheti region in Georgia.
During two days (7-9 September) the event convened over 200 participant s including policy makers and tourism experts from nearly 50 countries.
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July 22, 2016 Posted in Tagged , Toursim, , , , , World Tourism Organisation Leave a comment 2016 started on a strong note for international tourism.
International tourist arrivals grew by 5% between January and April 2016 according to the latest UNWTO World Tourism Barometer.
Results were robust across almost all subregions and many destinations reported double-digit growth.

Prospects for May-August remain positive

with around 500 million tourists expected to travel abroad in the Northern Hemisphere summer holiday peak season.
Destinations worldwide received 348 million international tourists (overnight visitors) between January and April 2016, some 18 million more than the same period last year (+5.3%).
This follows an increase of 4.6% in 2015, and could make 2016 the seventh consecutive year of above-average growth, with international arrivals increasing by 4% or more every year following the crisis in 2009.
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