The AJC participated in the Tourism Expo Japan 2019, organized from 24 to 27 October 2019 at INTEX Osaka. The EXPO was organized in Osaka for the first time and joined by 1,475 tourism organizations and companies from Japan and around the world.
The AJC promoted the ASEAN tourism destinations towards the people in Osaka and Kansai region by disseminating tourism information at the booth. The Secretary General Fujita had a bilateral meeting with H.E. Dr. Thong Khon, Tourism Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia and other ASEAN tourism related organization representatives who were visiting Japan for the occasion of the event.
Also, AJC spoke at a talk event with a Pro-Traveler©, Ms. Anna Haneishi, who visited Lao PDR and Myanmar for AJC’s promotion last fiscal year, to introduce tourism attractions of those countries as well as Brunei Darussalam, especially for the female market.
＜Tourism EXPO Japan 2019＞
Dates ：24-27 October 2019
Organizers ：Japan Travel and Tourism Association(JTTA); Japan Association of Travel Agents(JATA); Japan National Tourism Organization(JNTO)
Visitors : Approx. 150,000人（4 days -preliminary figure）