CTM 2019 in October to Attract 6,000 Participants

AKP Phnom Penh, July 02, 2019 —

Cambodia Travel Mart (CTM 2019), the third of its kind, to take place from Oct. 11-13 is expected to attract more than 6,000 participants.

The expectation was made in a promotion event of CTM 2019 held yesterday under the presidency of H.E. Sou Mara, Secretary of State for Tourism.

According to H.E. Sou Mara, tourism agencies or buyers from some 60 countries around the world would participate in the 3rd CTM, organised by the Ministry of Tourism and Slick Booth Co., Ltd.

Cambodia Travel Mart is an annual tourism fair contributing to boost the Royal Government of Cambodia’s vision to attract at least 7 million foreign visitors by 2020 and 15 million by 2030.

Mr. Om Pharin, Director General of Slick Booth, said approximately 100 companies (sellers) have been registered so far and the registration will last until September 2019. About 200-250 booths and some pavilions will be built for the occasion, he added.

By Ou Sokha