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The biggest tourism event in Iran;
Tehran has hosted the seventh International Exhibition on Hotel, Travel and Tourism Services and Equipment. About 210 Iranian and foreign travel and tourism companies took part in this year’s event. The participated agencies presented a diverse range of products and services and introduced their latest achievements and techniques in tourism industry. The exhibition is annually held to deal with global tourism standards and hosts world acclaimed companies, agents and people connected to the travel, tourism and hotel affairs. Iran is amongst the pioneers of global civilization. The country is also famous for its rich cultural heritage. Iran enjoys exceptional geographical location among the countries across the globe and a strategic point as it is located at the connection center between east, west, south and north. According to official statistics, in the past Iranian year, over four million international tourists visited the country but the government has devised plan to attract more tourists to boost the lucrative industry. Iran's 20-Year Vision document projects investment of over $32 billion in the country's tourism sector and targets 20 million tourists each year by 2025.