Iran’s Minister of Cultural Heritage, Tourism and Handicrafts Ali-Asghar Mounesan said that given the wide cultural commonalities between Iran and Tajikistan, tourism cooperation between the two countries needs to be broadened.
The Middle East emerged as the fastest-growing region for international tourism arrivals in 2019, growing at almost double the global average (over eight percent). Growth in Asia and the Pacific slowed down but still showed above-average growth, with international arrivals up five percent.
The Australian government said on Sunday it will financially aid the country's tourism sector that's been badly hit by long-lasting bushfires, as Melbourne braced for downpours at the start of one of its greatest allures, the Australian Open.
Iran’s Minister of Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism said that according to the World Tourism Organization (WTO) statistics, Iran gained $11.7 billion from tourism revenues over the last Iranian year (March 21, 2018-March 20, 2019), and this year it has so far brought total revenues of $11 billion.
Iran’s Minister of Cultural Heritage, Tourism and Handicrafts Ali-Asghar Mounesan said that the national tourism brand of the Islamic Republic of Iran will be unveiled in a glorious ceremony on February 11, 2020.
Tourism officials of Iran’s western province of Kermanshah announced their readiness to attract investments from the private sectors of member states of the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO), deputy director of Kermanshah Cultural Heritage, Tourism and Handicrafts Department said on Saturday.
The number of foreign tourists visiting Iran’s Kohgiluyeh and Boyer-Ahmad Province rose by about 33 percent in the first eight months of the current Iranian year (started March 21, 2019), compared to the preceding period, the top provincial tourism official said.
Tourism is one of Iran’s priorities and the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) is prepared to cooperate with Iran on tourism and drawing up a comprehensive tourism program, said the organization’s consultant Marcello Notarianni.