The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO)

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  • Tourists visit the UNESCO-registered Imam Square (originally named as Naqsh-e Jahan Square) in Isfahan, central Iran, April 12, 2018. 2019-10-02 18:52

    Iran 2nd among world’s fastest growing tourist destinations

    TEHRAN – Iran has been introduced by United Nations World Tourism Organization as the world’s second fastest growing tourist destination in 2018, with 49.9 percent growth in arrivals year on year.

  • Iran’s tourism minister Ali-Asghar Mounesan addresses guests during a national celebration to mark the World Tourism Day in Zahedan, the capital of southeastern Sistan-Baluchestan province, September 28, 2019. 2019-09-28 19:56

    Iran marks World Tourism Day amid plans to boost arrivals

    TEHRAN – Iran celebrated the World Tourism Day in a ceremony which was held in Zahedan, the capital of southeastern Sistan-Baluchestan province, on Saturday, with plans underway aimed to increase the number of foreign visitors to the country.

  • File photo: People walk pass the Azadi Tower, western Tehran. The inverted-Y-shaped monument is one of visual icons of the Iranian capital. 2019-09-27 20:15

    UNWTO sees global tourism to grow 3% per annum until 2030

    TEHRAN – The UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) expects that global tourism will continue to grow at an average of 3 percent annually until 2030.

  • UNWTO seeks to cement sports tourism sector 2019-06-15 21:37

    UNWTO seeks to cement sports tourism sector

    TEHRAN - The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) seeks to cement sports tourism sector, setting up an initiative that is aimed to identify projects and innovations that can transform sports tourism sector in the near future.

  • CHHTO, UNWTO ink agreement to foster cooperation 2019-01-26 22:54

    CHHTO, UNWTO ink agreement to foster cooperation

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization has signed a memorandum of understanding with the United Nations World Tourism Organization to develop ties for the promotion of responsible, sustainable and universally accessible tourism.

  • A general view of the 40th UNWTO Affiliate Members Plenary Session in Hamedan, central Iran, November 12, 2108. 2018-11-12 20:21

    UNWTO chief sees Iran as a safe, peaceful destination

    TEHRAN - The visiting United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) secretary general on Monday said “We are willing to introduce Iran to the world as a safe and peaceful destination.”

  • Hamedan takes on appearance of the “capital of Asian tourism in 2018” 2018-11-03 20:45

    UNWTO elects new affiliate members from Iran

    TEHRAN –The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has elected Hamedan Municipality and Kish Free Trade Zone as its latest affiliate members from Iran.