Published on : Monday, November 6, 2017
World Travel Market London represents the leading international event for the travel and tourism industry boasting of over 2.8 billion GBP equaling to about 3.66 billion USD of business contracts between attendees.
Currently it is in its 37th year.
And, this show lures a global audience with an immense potential of molding the travel sector.
Over a period of three days the travel industry conglomerates with nearly 5,000 exhibiting destinations, technology as well as private sector companies to seek and network with 51,000 travel industry professionals, key industry buyers, journalists, digital influencers, sports and tourism ministers.
Attending this interesting event is a fair chance for Vietnam to promote its tourism and also gain an insight into the market development trends and expand cooperation with partners in the United Kingdom.
Covering an impressive area of about 252 square kilometers the Vietnamese booth would emphasize on introducing visitors to the tourist attractions of the nation and key products via art performances, water puppetry, traditional musical instruments and ‘ao dai’ the traditional long dress.
Over 10.47 million foreigners have visited the nation in the initial 10 months of 2017 representing a 28.1% year-on-year rise thanks to a largest rise of 32.8% as reported in terms of Asian visitors.
Vietnam aims for a rise of 30% in global tourist arrivals or 13 million foreigners this year.