Romania boosts inbound tourism with the establishment of overseas promotion offices

Published on : Friday, September 14, 2018

RomaniaThe Romanian government will set up 20 overseas tourism promotion offices, in a bid to boost inbound tourism to the eastern European country.

 

 

According to the decision proposed by the Ministry of Tourism, the 20 offices will be set up in the most important markets for Romanian tourism, and each foreign office will have two employees sent by the ministry.

 

 

The government spokesman Nelu Barbu said that the new measures has intensified the efforts to promote Romania as a major tourist destination on an international level.

 

 

The role of foreign representations will be to stimulate the flow of foreign tourists to Romania, to facilitate and create new collaborations for tour operators, and to promote the destination among specialists and tourists through the activities conducted.

 

 

The spokesman said that work is currently underway on the study of the countries where the tourism attaches will be sent. Earlier, Romanian Minister of Tourism Bogdan Trif said that among the 20 offices, three of them will be in China, because we target the market in Asia. Let’s not forget that as many as 120 million tourists leave China per year but very few of them arrive in Romania,” the minister told a press conference some three months ago, adding that many Chinese tourists know about Romania and would like to come to visit the country, but the promotion of Romanian tourism is missing in Asia.

 

 

Romania had eight promotion offices with one employee each operating in the United States, Austria, Russia, Germany, France, Italy, Poland and England until the spring of last year, when the then tourism minister decided to abolish these representations as a result of financial irregularities discovered by Court of Auditors.

 

 

 

Tags: , ,

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.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

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

ADVERTISEMENT

  • 08 imexamerica 2019
  • 14 Hotelierseries Africa 2019
  • 14 restaurantscafeslounges 19
  • 16 global-hotels-resorts 2019
  • 16 TTF 2019
  • 17 getglobal 19
  • 17 thincindonesia 2019
  • 18 Africa Hotel & Resort 2019
  • 18 chinatravelnews2019
  • 18 MILT 2019
  • 19 China Hotel 19
  • 19 itehcmc 19
  • 19 uzakrota London 2019
  • 20 sahic 2019
  • 20 uzakrota Istanbul 2019
  • 21 TheHotelShowSaudiArabia 2019
  • 22 Africa Hotel Investment Forum 2019
  • 22 iitm 2020
  • 22 TTME 2019
  • 23 PTM 2019
  • 30 PATA

TRAVEL INDUSTRY EVENTS

    1. MICE INDIA AND LUXURY TRAVEL CONGRESS 2019

      July 23 - July 24
    2. FOOD & HOTEL INDONESIA 2019

      July 24 - July 27
    3. IITM Bangalore

      August 2 - August 4
    4. IITM CHENNAI

      August 9 - August 11
    5. ibtm CHINA

      August 28 - August 29
Get our toolbar!
Review www.travelandtourworld.com on alexa.com