PDTRA officially joins World Tourism Organization

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AMMAN — The Petra Development and Tourism Region Authority (PDTRA) was accepted as a member of the UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) on Thursday during a meeting of the organization’s executive committee in Marrakesh, Morocco, according to Khaberni.اضافة اعلان

“This an opportunity for advancing the tourism sector by establishing development initiatives, organizing workshops, training and rehabilitating the sector in Petra, and hosting tourist delegations and conferences,” the PDTRA said in a statement.

The Jordanian delegation at the UNWTO meeting was headed by Jordan Ambassador to Morocco Jumana Ghunaimat and included Chief Commissioner of PDTRA Suleiman Al-Farajat.

Around 250 representatives of the member states of the UNWTO participated in the meeting, including ministers and senior tourism officials, representatives of public and private tourism institutions, investors, and international media.

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