Myanmar to host International Tourism Exhibition in July 2018

Published on : Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Myanmar International Tourism ExhibitionThe first Myanmar International Tourism Exhibition will be held in Yangon from July 20-22 next year and is expected to attract over 100 international travel companies from more than 10 Asian countries.

 
The exhibition will be important for the travel industry to attract international tourists to Yangon.

 
This is the second time that an international tourism expo will be held in Myanmar. The ASEAN Tourism Forum 2014 was held in Nay Pyi Taw.

 
U Thet Lwin Toh, chairman of the Union of Myanmar Travel Association said, “We haven’t been able to hold an international tourism exhibition until now because we lacked organisers skilled in the meetings, incentives, conferences and events market. That is why we are welcoming private sector participation in this event.”

 
The expo in Myanmar will feature exhibitions on business travel, medical tourism, weddings and education tourism. Exhibitors will pay US$290 (K391,852) per square metre of space and $320 per square metre for a standard booth.

 
According to the Ministry of Hotels and Tourism, 2.27 million tourists visited Myanmar from January through August, which was an increase of 22 percent compared to the same period last year. The ministry expects 3.5 million tourists to visit Myanmar by the closing of this year.

Tags: ,

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

arrow2Follow TTW
 
facebook-logo  twitter-logo  LinkedIn_logo  stumbleupon-logo   rss_logo 
ttw_blogger_logo  ttw_blogger_logo  ttw_blogger_logo

ADVERTISEMENT

  • 02 WTM London 2018
  • 03 imexamerica 2018
  • 08 theleisureshow 18
  • 09 cibtm 2018
  • 09 Seatrade Cruise Med 2018
  • 10 Astana leisure 2018
  • 10 ITE-HCMC 2018
  • 11 lodgingconference 18
  • 11 ttgincontri 2018
  • 13 aite 2018
  • 14 CITIE 2018
  • 14 SATTE 2019
  • 14 traveltechme 2018
  • 15 TravelDaily TDC 18
  • 16 OTDYKH 2018
  • 17 Hotel Show dubai 18
  • 18 hospitalityqatar 18
  • 18 Hotel Management Asia Summit 2018
  • 18 thincindonesia 2018
  • 19 bricsaconsulting 2018
  • 20 CITE_TTW 2018
  • 20 europecongress 18
  • 20 sahicsouthamerica 2018
  • 21 bitmchina 2018
  • 22 Hotel Management Singapore Summit 18
  • 23 PTM 2018
  • 30 PATA

TRAVEL INDUSTRY EVENTS

Get our toolbar!
Review www.travelandtourworld.com on alexa.com