Astana to host UNWTO Global Summit on Urban Tourism

10 January, 2019, 09:24 544
Astana to host UNWTO Global Summit on Urban Tourism

It was announced during 7th UNWTO Global Summit on Urban Tourism held the capital city of South Korea. 

Kazakhstan will hold the first-ever large-scale summit in the tourism field, an official website of the Mayor’s Office of Astana informs.  

The city’s officials keep strengthening the status of the city of Astana as a center of business tourism and innovations.

During the meeting with the city’s activists, Astana Mayor Bakhyt Sultanov told that the UNWTO Global Summit on Urban Tourism will take place in the capital city.

The 8th UNWTO Global Summit on Urban Tourism will be held for the first time in Central Asia, that was announced during the 7th UNWTO Global Summit on Urban Tourism in the South Korean capital city.

Among the significant events that will take place in Astana are the Routes Silk Road forum, the Comic Con festival and an opening ceremony of the city’s innovation site on the territory of the Astana International Financial Centre that is being implemented jointly with the Geneva-based international business accelerator Seedstars. It is meant to be the first Seedstars-managed co-working center on the CIS space that will involve over 70 thousand startupers, entrepreneurs and investors.