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Saudi Arabia's tourism revenue records 200% growth in little over decade

Today the business volume of tourism equals or even surpasses that of oil exports, ‎food products or automobiles. According to UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), tourism contributes 10% of the world’s GDP and is one of the major players in ‎international commerce. Saudi Arabia, having recorded a significant increase in the contribution of national tourism to GDP as one of the high growth non-oil economic sectors, is a case in point, recording close to 200% growth in 12 years.

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Festival People to launch 4-day destination festival 'Wonderflip', a circus cum music fest

Performing arts and music festival ‘Wonderflip’ will be held in rustic, rural Khempur, a 45-minute drive away from Udaipur. The three nights and four days will have guests meet characters out of fairytales, be absorbed in a world of experiential art and hear some great live and electronic artists from around the world.

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Maldives bags ‘Best International Island Destination’ at 10th Outlook Traveller award

Maldives consecutively wins the Outlook Traveller award for the third time as ‘Best International Island Destination’ at the Outlook Traveller Awards night held in New Delhi, India.

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Spoiler Alert: India's event industry bigwigs share deets of industry retreat in Antalya

Frontrunners from India’s burgeoning event management industry will be travelling to Antalya Turkey for the EEMA Global Leadership Summit from 28 May to 1 June 2017. The event is being hosted by Tourism Turkey in association with Turkey’s largest MICE operator Inventum Global to acquaint Indian event planners with the scenic destination.

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