Tag: unesco world heritage sites

Brazil announces new policy to manage and promote UNESCO World Heritage Sites

The Brazilian Government has established a new policy called the National Policy for Tourism Management of Cultural and Natural World Heritage Sites. The law is one of the goals of the Ministry of Tourism for the first 100 days of the new government. The decree is part of a series of measures that ministry is […]

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Germany Tourism to focus on Heritage sites & Berlin Wall

Till Weigl, Destination Manager – Asia & Australia, German National Tourist Board (GNTB) declared that GNTB’s destination promotions for 2014 will be specifically aimed at UNESCO World Heritage sites and the Berlin Wall. The event of the fall of the historic Berlin Wall will complete its 25th year in 2014. “Germany is an affordable destination […]

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Jordan Tourism witnesses boost in visits, receives 494 million tourists

The year of 2013 has proved to be a boon for Jordan’s tourism sector as the number of foreign tourists increased from 469 million in 2012 to 494 million this year. President of the Jordan Hotel Association (JHA) Michel Nazzal said that the future of Jordan’s economy would depend on the tourism sector given the […]

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