Cambodia Travel Mart gears up to highlight ASEAN’s tourism potential

Ministry of Tourism Cambodia in-collaboration Slickbooth Holding – Events & Public Relations, officially launched the first Cambodia Travel Mart “CTM” 2017 which will be held from 17 to 19 November 2017 in a wonder cultural land Angkor Wat in Siem Reap – Angkor Province.

The event is initiated by His Excellency Dr Thong Khon, Minister of Tourism Cambodia. High-ranking officers and experts from Ministry of Tourism Cambodia, industry leaders and subordinates of private companies involved in tourism attended the event.

The Ministry of Tourism Cambodia has a duty to organize and cooperate with state institutes and private sectors to enhance the potential of tourism.

Slickbooth Holding, Event & Public Relations is an important partner with the Ministry of Tourism to organise the international tourism expo in Cambodia.

The Cambodia Travel Mart (CTM) 2017 is a tourism business forum which sees a wide array of participation from tourism companies, tourism operators, tourism experts, national and international media, total of approximately 500 companies and agencies. The forum is supported by tourism organizations of ASEAN state member countries to improve local and regional tourism.

This event is the key factor to develop tourism in Cambodia and to revive tourism in ASEAN nations.

This special event is a golden opportunity to promote tourism destinations, trade service packages, exchange experience and make business partners.

To ensure a hassle-free business, an online business appointment is pre-scheduled, cordial golf tournaments, workshops related to tourism, travelling and showcasing tourism products and services is organised. CTM will have approximately 200+ national and international sellers and 200+ national and international buyers. Besides sellers and buyers, the event will host about 50 national and international media agencies.

His Excellency Dr Thong Khon, Minister of Tourism Cambodia, praised Prime Minister Samdach Ahka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, citing that it was under his leadership that Cambodia could progress in tourism and enhance their tourism potential.

Along with highlighting Cambodia’s stance in promoting tourism in the country, the event also draws attention to the “VISIT ASEAN@50: GOLDEN CELEBRATION.” ASEAN completes 50 years in 2017 and to mark the prominence and success of the association.

ASEAN’s best 50 festivals and 50 most unforgettable travel experiences will also be showcased. Visitors will have the opportunity to experience ASEAN’s diverse destinations, from culinary experiences and events to engage with local communities and also they will witness the richness of ASEAN’s culture, heritage and nature and ASEAN’s hospitality.

In 2016, an estimate of 5 million tourists visited Cambodia, an increase of 5 percent in 2015.

By the end of 2017, Cambodia expects to have 5.5 million tourists and is eying to reach 7 million in 2020.

Event Details and Pre-registration:

Date: 17th – 19th November 2017

Venue: Sokha Siem Reap Resort & Convention Center,

Siem Reap, Cambodia

For more information please visit:

http://ctmcambodia.com/en/