AmCham Iraq congratulates the people and the government of Iraq on the inclusion of Babylon as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This is a great recognition for Babylon’s rich human history, architectural treasures, and sublimity.
In addition to the great national pride and prestige, listing Babylon as a UNESCO World Heritage Site gives the city the highest-level endorsement for tourism. Once a site is listed as World Heritage, it becomes a travel destination to world travelers hence it revives the tourism industry of the country and in turn increases employment opportunities.
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