The second UN World Tourism Organization/UNESCO World Conference on Tourism and Culture was held in Muscat, Capital city of Oman.
The Minister of State for Culture (Independent Charge) and Environment, Forest & Climate Change, Dr. Mahesh Sharma led the Indian delegation. The conference was focused on sustainable development, culture and tourism as a factor of peace and prosperity; tourism development and protection of cultural heritage.
Static/Current Takeaways Important for RBI Assistant Mains 2017 Exam-
- Minister of Tourism of Oman- Ahmed Bin Naseer Bin Hamad al-Mehrzi.
- Oman Capital- Muscat, Currency- Omani rial.
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