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The week in Tweets: Did you celebrate World Tourism Day & His Highness’s return?

From continuous support for the leadership of Qatar, to the celebration of an historic step in Saudi -- Twitter was abuzz with milestones this week! Click here to read more!

 

World Tourism Day marks new milestones for Qatar

As the host country for 2017 World Tourism Day, Qatar welcomed the world to its doorstep with international delegates and dignitaries from more than 20 countries speaking at celebrations held yesterday at the Sheraton Grand Doha. Click here for a recap of its landmark moments!

More than 20 international speakers lined up for World Tourism Day 2017 in Qatar

Ministers and government officials from all corners of the globe to attend official ceremonies at the Sheraton Grand Doha on Wednesday, September 27, as Qatar plays host to the 2017 official United Nations World Tourism Day! Click here to read more. 

 

Qatar: UN should play a role in resolving Gulf crisis

Qatar's foreign minister also accused the four Arab countries that have blockaded Doha of violating international law.

Ban Ki-moon: “Corruption is a strangling root that reaches deep into all our societies. No country is immune.”

Today in Vienna, organisations, individuals and groups from Europe, Asia, Central and South America and Africa, were recognised at the inaugural Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani Anti-Corruption Excellence Awards.