News

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).
22 May 2015 Renowned adventurer Tim Cope to speak at 7th UNWTO International Meeting on Silk Road Tourism
14 April 2015 The UNWTO Silk Road Programme welcomes Spain as its 32nd Member State
5 March 2015 Visa facilitation, infrastructure and marketing: key priorities for Silk Road Ministers
Visa facilitation, infrastructure development and marketing were the priorities identified by the 5th UNWTO Silk Road Ministers’ Meeting at ITB to advance transnational routes (ITB Berlin, Germany 4 March 2015).