Tourism Malaysia

ASEAN Tourism Forum 2012


The city of Manado, capital of the province North Sulawesi – famous for its friendly people, fantastic diving and wonderful food,  – is set to welcome the hundreds of government and private sector delegates and participants to the ASEAN Tourism Forum – ATF 2012.

To be held at the Golden Kawanua Convention Center from 8th to 15th January 2012, ATF is the first in the series of annual events in the global tourism industry agenda.

ATF brings together Tourism ministers from all 10 ASEAN countries and senior government officials, and has as important adjunct the annual ASEAN Travex, the BtoB forum bringing global tourism business to the entire ASEAN region.

Carrying the theme: ASEAN Tourism for Global Community of Nations, the opening ceremony will take place on Thursday, 12 January 2012, at the Novotel Manado Convention Center, to be officiated by Indonesia’s Minister for Tourism and Creative Economy, DR. Mari Elka Pangestu.

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