Saudi Arabia to establish global academy for tourism training

SourceSaudi Gazette
CountrySaudi Arabia

Saudi Gazette reportRIYADH — Minister of Tourism Ahmed Al-Khateeb revealed that the Council of Ministers has given the Ministry of Tourism the go ahead to open a regional office of the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) in Riyadh as well as to establish a global academy for tourism training.“The weekly session of the Cabinet, held on Tuesday, has instructed the Ministry of Tourism to communicate with UNWTO, in coordination with the concerned agencies, to take the necessary legal measures to open the organization’s regional office in Riyadh, and to complete the necessary arrangements more...