Kingdom to participate in UNWTO meeting in Astana

Published 4 Oct 2009
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Kingdom to participate in UNWTO meeting in Astana
Riyadh - Saudi Commission for Tourism and Antiquities (SCTA) will take part in the 18th session of the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) scheduled to be held in Astana, Kazakhstan on Monday. The delegation of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to the session will be headed by Prince Sultan bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, the SCTA's President, Saudi Press Agency said.
The Prince will deliver a speech at the session to be attended by ministers and representatives of tourism in more than 153 countries and member organizations of the World Tourism Organization.
The meeting features the potential to play an essential role in the post crisis recovery by providing jobs, infrastructure, stimulating trade and aiding development and should thus be a key consideration at future global economic summits.
On the other hand, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia will participate in the meetings of the Regional Committee for Middle East to be held in Astana on the sidelines of the Organization's session.

Last Modified Date: 10/02/2013 - 4:33 PM Saudi Arabia Time


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