PHNOM PENH IS THE WORLD CAPITAL OF CULTURE AND TOURISM

In carving up the World Capital of Culture and Tourism Program 11 years ago, European Tourism Academy and European Council on Tourism and Trade (ECTT) set for themselves the ambitious task of establishing a world list of cities and regions that are encompassing the legacy of humanity, that are harboring traditions and costumes unique or…

OFFICIAL WORLD TOURISM DAY 2017 TO BE HELD IN PHNOM PENH, DUBAI AND BUCHAREST

This year’s celebrations for World Tourism Day, marked on 27 and 28 September, will be officially celebrated in Phnom Penh, Dubai and Bucharest as European Council on Tourism and Trade had decided. This year celebration will be focused on the role of Sustainable Tourism – a Tool for Development. Celebrated in line with the decisions…

EUROPEAN COUNCIL ON TOURISM AND TRADE PRESIDENT PROFESSOR DR. ANTON CARAGEA GIVES THE START OF EUROPE`S DAY CELEBRATIONS

The celebration started with the Europe anthem “Ode to Joy”. H.E. Professor Dr. Anton Caragea , the Head of ECTT/ Ambassador welcomed the attendees with a brief speech.   The ceremony was officially opened with the traditional cake-cutting by President Professor Dr. Anton Caragea together with Academician Mircea Constantinescu, and High Commissioner for Tourism, Mr….

EUROPE UNITES IN CELEBRATING WORLD TOURISM DAY 2015

UNDERSTANDING WORLD TOURISM DAY IN FIGURES AND DATA`S Fact sheet on World Tourism Day-2015 International tourist arrivals grew by 4.3 % in 2014 to 1.133 billion. In 2014, international tourism generated US$ 1.5 trillion in export earnings. ECTT forecasts a growth in international tourist arrivals of between 4% and 6% in 2015. European Council on…