Tourism & Exchange Division of ASEAN-Japan Centre participated in Tourism Expo Japan 2017.
Tourism EXPO Japan is the biggest travel fair in Japan, participated by over 130 countries and regions from around the world, prefectures of Japan, and tourism industries.
ASEAN-Japan Centre promoted the “Visit ASEAN@50 Golden Celebration 2017” campaign to commemorate the 50th years anniversary of ASEAN’s establishment, as well as distributed the tourism information materials and SNS promotional information.
AJC also hosted a seminar jointly with the Ministry of Hotels & Tourism of Myanmar, to introduce new tourism destinations of Myanmar to the travel trade. The Union Minister, H.E. U Ohn Maung himself opened the seminar, followed by the presentations titled, “Myanmar Tourism Products”, “Beaches in Myanmar”, “Investment Opportunities for Tourism Related Business”, “Community Based Tourism in Myanmar”, “Food & Restaurants in Myanmar”, and ” Sakura Festival Myanmar 2018″.
＜Tourism EXPO Japan 2017＞
Date： 21-24 September, 2017
Organizers： Japan Travel and Tourism Association(JTTA); Japan Association of Travel Agents (JATA); Japan National Tourism Organization(JNTO)
Visitors： 191,500 people (4days- provisional record)
＜Myanmar Tourism Promotion Seminar＞
Date： 22 September, 2017 10:00-12:00
Co-Organizers： Myanmar Ministry of Hotels & Tourism, ASEAN-Japan Centre
Attendees： approx. 65 people