12 tourism players join in Macau expo
JAKARTA: Twelve local firms in the tourist industry have taken part in 2017 Pata Travel Mart in Macau in a move that may expand their network in Asia-Pacific.
The Tourism Ministry’s assistant for the development of overseas tourism marketing, I Gde Pitana, said in a statement on Friday that the ministry had facilitated the participation of the business players, which include national flag carrier Garuda Indonesia, Dive Indonesia, Tanjung Lesung Beach Resort and Ubud Wana Resort.
“We hope Indonesian tourism players can find business partners and seal some cooperation deals in the event,” said Pitana as quoted by Antara news agency.
The three-day event concluded Friday was also expected to help attract 2.5 million foreign tourists from Greater China, including Macau and Hong Kong, as targeted, he added. — Antara