UNWTO SecretaryGeneral Taleb Rifai opens the Global Tourism Economic Forum

UNWTO Secretary-General Taleb Rifai opens the Global Tourism Economic Forum.

Tourism in the Spotlight at Two Global Meetings; UNWTO Forecasts Growth

With tourism identified by the G20 Leaders Summit in June as one of the sectors that can spur global economic recovery, and a new event, the Global Tourism Economy Forum, launched in September to focus on the “interdependency” of tourism growth and economic growth, the importance of this sector has never been in a brighter spotlight.

Meanwhile, in its latest World Tourism Barometer report, the United Nations World Touri

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