Cambodia will be hosting a regional tourism forum in January 2021, which will be scheduling from Jan 17 to 23 in Phnom Penh.
The forum will include an exhibition on tourism products and services, technical meetings of Asean tourism officials, Asean tourism ministerial meetings and art performances. It will include three invited nations: China, South Korea and Japan.
Cambodia, through the ATF, will be able to attract more investors and to showcase potential products and services to attract more foreign visitors to Cambodia.
According to the source, the Kingdom receiving 5.3 million international tourists in first 10 months last year – a 9.7% year-on-year jump. The ministry expecting to hit 7.5 million this year.
Encouraged by the uptick in tourist arrivals and anticipating tourist footprint to hit 15 million by 2030, the Kingdom has been building its infrastructure religiously, including a major push in air connectivity.
Ministry’s spokesperson, Top Sopheak released that via the forum, it able to improve tourism cooperation with regional countries to improve the sector. When having such a regional and international event in the country, it is a good opportunity for foreign investors to seek investment opportunities in the tourism sector of the country.