United Nations World Tourism Organisation

From : Znccharare.co.zw

28 May 2012

BULAWAYO, May 27 (The Standard) – China has pledged to fund the construction of a convention centre and other critical infrastructure worth $300 mln for the joint hosting of the UNWTO next year only on condition that the tenders for the construction were awarded to Chinese companies. Zimbabwe has no money for the construction of the project with Finance minister Tendai Biti allocating only $1 mln towards the event.