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Marking the annual World Tourism Day, Tanzania’s tourism executives and stakeholders celebrated the occasion with commitments to cooperate with other nations in Africa and around the world.

The World Tourism Day 2023 event took place in the country’s northern tourist city of Arusha at the Gran Melia Hotel where tourism experts, travel and hospitality industry partners gathered to attend an array of discussions with the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) experts. The high-profile gathering had drawn over 400 key tourism executives and travel partners from African and the key tourist markets across the world to discuss the future of tourism through sound investments and innovation solutions for economic growth and productivity.

World Tourism Day 2023 celebration took place in Tanzania’s tourist capital to coincide with other countries in the world and international community in addressing a new tourism investment strategy. Targeting to fostering collaboration with international partners on enhancing and developing its tourism, Tanzania had also participated the World Tourism Day celebration held in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Tanzania’s Minister for Natural Resources and Tourism Ms. Angellah Kairuki led a delegation of top tourist officials to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to join other world tourism executives for the World Tourism Day.

“We believe the Caribbean should lead, and not follow, on investing in a healthy, sustainable, and productive future for the prosperity of our people and our planet,” declared Dona Regis-Prosper, the newly appointed Secretary-General and CEO of the Caribbean Tourism Organisation (CTO), as she delivered the feature address at a virtual Caribbean forum celebrating World Tourism Day 2023.

The cities of Fort Lauderdale Florida and New York, New York will be the focal points for the Business Development Team of the British Virgin Islands Tourist Board & Film Commission (BVITBFC) on the 10th and 11th of October respectively, as a contingent from the Territory hosts the fall education road shows.