News

23 September 2015 First ECO - Silk Road Food Festival
17 September 2015 Jornadas Gastronómicas Rusas en España
16 September 2015 China to host 22nd UNWTO General Assembly
China will be the host of the next UNWTO General Assembly, as decided by 21st UNWTO General Assembly (Medellín, Colombia, 15 September 2015).
9 September 2015 Учебный курс по подготовке гидов по наследию Шелкового пути в Хиве, Узбекистан
2 September 2015 First ever Silk Road training course for heritage guides taking place in Khiva, Uzbekistan
18 August 2015 TripAdvisor’s Travel Trends Guide for the Silk Road now available
21 July 2015 Press Release from Korea Tourism Organization: Korea Begins Post-MERS 100-day Tourism Recovery Plan
28 June 2015 7th UNWTO International Meeting on Silk Road Tourism - presentations now online
26 June 2015 UNWTO and the Turkic Council to work together on tourism development
UNWTO and the Cooperation Council of Turkic Speaking States (Turkic Council) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to strengthen collaboration in advancing tourism as a key driver of socio-economic growth and inclusive development (Madrid, Spain, 26 June 2015).
25 June 2015 Silk Road Tourism Ministers commit to travel facilitation and closer marketing cooperation
The 7th UNWTO International Meeting on Silk Road Tourism agreed to advance travel facilitation, promote a “Visit the Silk Road” Programme and step up efforts to develop tourism routes and enhance human resources. (Xi'an, China 18-20 June 2015).