Besides Bangladesh, Iran has been elected vice-chair of the Commission for South Asia
Bangladesh has been unanimously elected the vice-chair of the commission for South Asia of the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) for a two-year term (2021-2023).
Bangladesh became the vice-chair at a virtual conference jointly organized by the Commission for Asia Pacific and the Commission for South Asia with the participation of its member countries on Tuesday, a press release said.
Secretary-General of the UNWTO Zurab Pololikashvili presided over the conference.
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Besides Bangladesh, Iran has been elected vice-chair of the Commission for South Asia (CSA).
Expressing satisfaction over Bangladesh's such achievement, State Minister for Civil Aviation and Tourism Md Mahbub Ali said Bangladesh has become a leader in tourism management in the region as it has been elected as the vice-chair of the commission for South Asia of UNWTO.