XU JINGRegional Director for Asia and the Pacific WORLD TOURISM ORGANIZATION (UNWTO)
PRESENTATION OF UNWTO/GTERC JOINT RESEARCH PROJECT
SI: Cantonese, English, Putonghua, Portuguese, Spanish
Asia and the Pacific, the world’s largest region by population, continues to lead tourism development. The 6th edition of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and Global Tourism Economy Research Centre (GTERC) Asia Tourism Trends report features the latest tourism trends and outlook of the region; provides an analysis on Chinese Outbound Tourism to South America; and examines the new growth area of Asia: Health Tourism and Sports Tourism.
Panel Session 1: Tourism Investment and Cooperation in the Global Multilateral System
SI: English & Putonghua
Tourism cooperation based on the global order of multilateralism has driven the sustained growth of services and trade among countries and has great potential to boost tourism investment. How can government departments work with professional organizations to create more room for investment and the development of tourism projects? What are the opportunities and challenges in tourism investment and in international cooperation?