Leaders of the ASEAN plus 3 and ASEAN – India Tourism Organizations Lay out Further Tourism Cooperative Promotional Action Plan
(Siem Reap): Leaders of ASEAN plus 3 Tourism Organization include: China, Japan and Korea and a Task Force of the 22nd ASEAN – India Tourism Organization laid out the some action plans to forge a further bond of tourism cooperation. The agreement on putting out this action plan was conducted in a Meeting of ASEAN plus 3 and ASEAN – India Tourism Organizations, held on 12 July 2019, in Siem Reap province. As a host, the Cambodian Ministry of Tourism congratulated for the tourist growth from plus 3 nations and India. Taking time of 2019, as a year of ASEAN – India, the leaders of ASEAN – India Tourism Organization advanced further cooperative actions. India also invited Cambodia to take part in the ASEAN – India Movie Festival. The upcoming cooperation on tourism sector between ASEAN plus 3 and ASEAN – India will be focused on:
– The organizing tourism events such as participation in exhibition of ASEAN at the plus 3 nations and India;
– The organization of ASEAN plus 3 youth conference;
– Human resource training provided by plus 3 nations to ASEAN members;
Mr. Thong Rathysak, Director General of Tourism Development and International Cooperation Department of the Ministry of Tourism took time to thank the people of China, Japan, Korea and India for previously supporting to Cambodia on human resource development and Cambodian tourism promotional on the 4 markets, and invited the ASEAN plus 3 nations and India to participate in any conventions in Cambodia in time ahead such as Cambodia Travel Mart (CTM), the 2nd Tourism Investment Forum, the International Conference on “Travel Facilitation of ASEAN plus 3 Nations”, which these conventions will be held during October and November before the end of 2019.