This was announced at the 10th Islamic ministerial conference on tourism held on Feb.6. Dacca (Bangladesh) was named the 2019 Tourism Capital and Gabala - the 2020 Tourism Capital of the OIC.
In 2016 the Tourism Capital of the Islamic world was Konya, in 2017 Madina and Tabriz - in 2018.
The Islamic trade fair should be staged in any of the two recipient cities as a means to further boost Islamic tourism activities, the OIC said earlier.
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