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Symposium on Marco Polo Memorial Exhibition Held in Hangzhou


On May 19, China Tourism Day the symposium on Travelling in Tiancheng: Marco Polo Memorial Exhibition was held at Zhejiang Provincial Department of Culture and Tourism (South Zone).

WTA Secretariat Attends the Workshop on Culture and Tourism Development of the UCLG ASPAC Tourism Committee


At the invitation of the host, the World Tourism Alliance (WTA) Secretariat participated in the workshop on culture and tourism development hosted by the Tourism Committee of the United Cities and Local Governments Asia Pacific (UCLG ASPAC).

2021 World Tourism Alliance • Beidahu Dialogue Held Successfully in Jilin City, Jilin Province


The WTA successfully organized the 2021 World Tourism Alliance • Beidahu Dialogue in the afternoon of December 25.

WTA Attends the Farewell Reception of SCO Secretary-General Vladimir Norov


On December 17, 2021, Vladimir Norov, Secretary-General of Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO), held his farewell reception in Beijing, saying farewells to his friends from SCO member states as well as all circles of life.

WTA · Beidahu Dialogue Is Set to Kick off


WTA Joined by 11 New Members


Recently, upon the review and approval of the Council of the World Tourism Alliance (WTA)

Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Wang Wenbin commented on the WTA Best Practices of Rural Revitalization through Tourism 2021


On November 2, the Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Wang Wenbin answered press questions and gave comments on the report at the regular press conference.

World Tourism Alliance Attends Lancang-Mekong Tourist Cities Cooperation Alliance Conference


Liu Shijun, secretary-general of the WTA, attended the Conference upon invitation and delivered a keynote speech of “promoting rural revitalization through tourism and working together towards common prosperity.”

Press Conference on WTA 2021 Research Results held in Beijing


Press conference on WTA 2021 Research Results was held in Beijing on October 20, 2021. Mr. Duan Qiang, Chairman of World Tourism Alliance (WTA), Mr. Liu Shijun, Secretary-General of WTA, Mr. Feng Litao, Deputy Director-General of Bureau of International Exchange and Cooperation, Ministry of Culture and Tourism along with Ms. Li Xin, Deputy Director of International Poverty Reduction Center in China (IPRCC) attended and addressed the press conference.

WTA Holds “Replica of Marco Polo's Will” Donation Ceremony


Ms. Ying Hong, Rotating Presidency of European Federation of Chinese Tourism (EFCT) and President of Association of Chinese Tourism, Italy, and Mr. Ferdinando Santoro, President of Italian company Scrinium, jointly donated the “Replica of Marco Polo's Will” to the World Tourism Alliance (WTA).