Ministry of Tourism Holds a Program “Cambodia Night” in Ho Chi Minh in Conjunction with Advertising Tourist Destinations on occasion of International Tourism Expo 2019

Ministry of Tourism Holds a Program “Cambodia Night” in Ho Chi Minh in Conjunction with Advertising Tourist Destinations on occasion of International Tourism Expo 2019

Ministry of Tourism Holds a Program “Cambodia Night” in Ho Chi Minh in Conjunction with Advertising Tourist Destinations on occasion of International Tourism Expo 2019

(Ho Chi Minh – Vietnam): On the occasion the Socialist Republic of Vietnam held the 15th International Tourism Expo – HCMC in Ho Chi Minh City, Cambodian Ministry of Tourism organized a party “A Great Cambodia Night 2019” at the middle of Ho Chi Minh City to increase Cambodia’s tourists destination promotion and potentialities to tour agency companies, tourists as well as to enhance cooperation on tourism sector.  The Cambodia Night was held at Rex Hotel, at night of 05 September 2019, under presidency of H.E. Dr. Thong Khon, Cambodian Minister of Tourism, in which there were participations from Ms. Phan Thi Thang, Vice President of the People Council in Ho Chi Minh City and Mr.U Myint Htwe, Deputy President of Ministry of Hotel and Tourism of Myanmar, Miss. Sengsoda Vanphanoukvong, Vice Director of Marketing Department of Ministry of Information, Culture and Tourism of Lao as well as servants, representatives of tour agency companies and many distinguished guests. Addressed to guests attended in Cambodia Night, His Excellency Thong Khon said that in the International Tourism Expo-HCMC 2019 is the 15th year the Ministry of Tourism of Cambodia co-sponsored bringing together the sellers and buyers and matched business partners forwards to enhancing wider two nations’ tourist destinations promotion to the world.

He added that beside of variety of cultural and natural tourism potentialities, Cambodia consists of beach in 440 km in length and is proud of becoming a member of the world’s most beautiful bay club like Vietnam which is in suitable with nickname “Cambodia: the Kingdom of Wonder, Feel the Warmth”, and the Government rolled out the National Platform on Eco-tourism to enhance eco-tourism and community tourism forwards to attract tourists in the region. In the early of 2019, for self-driving tour from Vietnam to Cambodia is not required to pay booking money or insurance and is able to return back to Vietnam through any international check point of Cambodia. In accordance with spirit of South Corridor Cooperation of Greater Mekong Sub-region, Cambodia is aimed at establishing seaways with Vietnam when tourism port in Preah Sihanouk completed its construction in 2021, which is also an significantly contribution to the implementation of ASEAN Declaration on Cruise Ship. Along with efforts in promoting, improving and developing tourism products, travel and transportation facilitation, Cambodia has paid attention to improving quality of green standard tourism service through competitive movement (Clean Resort, Good Service, Best Hospitality) and vocational training “One Staff, One Skill” and “One Service, One Standard” in consistent with ASEAN standard. H.E. Thong Khon affirmed that “Cambodia will get more investors and tourists from all directions, especially Vietnamese tourists, because we have new tourism products which are waiting for”.

Taking that time, H.E. Thong Khon invited investors and tourists in all nationalities, particularly Vietnamese people to visit and invest in Cambodia to find out newly experiences by Cambodia will hold tourism exhibition “Cambodia Travel Mart-CTM 2019” from 11 – 13 November 2019, at the capital of Phnom Penh and Sea Festival from 20 – 22 December 2019, at Kampot province which is near Phu Quoc Island of Vietnam. He continued that under leadership of Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo HUN SEN, Cambodian Prime Minister, Cambodia enjoys peace, political stability, and progress in all the fields, including tourism sector. H.E. Minister added that Vietnam and Cambodia also enjoy economic and tourism growth along the border. Cooperation on tourism sector between the two nations has remarkable progressed from year to year, throughout the implementation of bilateral cooperation on Mutual Promotional Cooperation “Two Nations, Single Destination”, which is a part of Strategic Plan, accomplished the receiving Vietnamese tourists of 1 million coming to Cambodia and filthy thousands Cambodian tourists to Vietnam in 2020.

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