Cambodian Tourism Minister Attends 20th ASEAN Tourism Ministerial Meeting in Singapore

Cambodian Minister of Tourism H.E. Thong Khon departed here yesterday to attend the 20th Meeting of ASEAN Tourism Ministers in Singapore.

Lasting from Jan. 18 to 20, the meeting will focus on the review of current tourism development in the region, the progress of implementation of ASEAN Tourism Strategic Plan 2016-2017.

The meeting themed ‘Shaping Our Tourism Journey Together’ will also look into the rollout of ASEAN standards of green hotel, public toilet, homestay, clean city, and beyond.

According to what shared by H.E. Thong Khon before his departure, the ASEAN-China, -India, -Japan, and -Korea tourism ministers’ meetings as well as the gatherings with key international partners – to name a few, UNWTO, PATA and ASEAN TA – were also expected.

On the occasion, the Cambodian tourism minister will have separate bilateral meetings with his Thai and Lao counterparts.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press