Cambodia Underlines Precious Tourist Destinations and Cultures in the 15th International Travel Expo in Ho Chi Minh City
(Ho Chi Minh – Viet Nam): Not different to the previous times, Cambodia had been invited to join in the event “The 15th International Travel Expo (ITE-CHCM)” which will be held from 04 -07 September 2019 at Ho Chi Minh City, Socialist Republic of Vietnam, and at that time Cambodia also displayed exhibiting booth, promoting about the precious tourist destinations and cultures and arts. Cambodian delegations, attended in this tourism event, were led by H.E. Thong Khon, Minister of Tourism, in which there is an artist group from the Ministry of Culture and Fines Art, representatives of the Capital of Phnom Penh, and a number of private companies. The opening ceremony of above exhibition was attended by Mr. VU Duc Dam, Deputy Prime Minister of Vietnam, Mr. NGYEN Then Nhan, Ho Chi Minh Party Secretary, Mr. NGUYEN Ngoc Thien, Minister of Culture, Tourism and Sports and Mr. TRAB Vinh Tuyen, Deputy Governor of Ho Chi Minh City, along with the presences of H.E. Thong Khon, Cambodian Minister of Tourism, Minister of Tourism and Information of Lao, Vice Minister of Tourism and Hotel of Myanmar.
At the sideline of completing the opening and ribbon cutting ceremony, Minister Thong Khon, together with Vietnamese leaders and international delegations went to visit certain exhibiting booths, including Cambodia’s exhibiting booth, especially watched the Cambodia’s ancient arts performance, performed by an artist group of the Ministry of Culture, and visited the sceneries of the main tourist destinations of Cambodia as well as took a group photos at the front of exhibiting booths. Among booths, to be displayed in the event, Cambodia’s booth is biggest (135 squares meters), in which there are 12 participating companies, to be divided into 14 tables, including transportation companies (land routes, waterways), travel agency companies, aviation companies, and hotels; act. Please inform that in “15th International Travel Expo (ITE-CHCM), Dec, 2019”, there are 315 seller companies and 300 buyers companies from 17 countries. Since the establishment of a big annual tourism convention, Cambodia has been invited to join every years, the cooperation on tourism sector between Cambodia – Vietnam and other nations around the world has been stronger strengthened, especially varieties of Cambodian tourist destinations have also been advertised through this event.