PSNews - The International Travel Expo Ho Chi Minh City (ITE HCMC) 2018 officially closed on September 8 with over 4,500 business appointments made between domestic and international travel agencies during the 4-day event.
The ITE HCMC 2018 was hosted by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism in collaboration with the Ho Chi Minh Municipal People's Committee under the theme "Your Gateway to Tourism in Asia."
This important event aimed to connect Ho Chi Minh City in particular and Vietnam in general to other tourist destinations, cities, and countries in the region, an initial ground to shape regional-level tourism cooperation mechanisms or transnational chains of tourist destinations so as to better serve international tourists.
The expo also provided a venue for tourism management agencies and travel agents nationwide and internationally to meet up, exchange information and establish business cooperation.
According to the organizers, the ITE HCMC 2018, which ran from September 5 to 8, saw the participation of 375 enterprises and witnessed more than 4,500 business appointments made by domestic tour operators and international buyers.By An Nhien