Some 1,500 participants expected to converge at the ASEAN Tourism Forum in Myanmar
The ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF) will be held in Myanmar for the first time this year. It will take place in the capital city of Nay Pyi Taw. Themed ‘ASEAN – Tourism Towards Peace, Prosperity and Partnership’, ATF 2015 will be held from 22 to 29 January. Some 1,500 participants from more than 50 countries are expected to converge at the event.
Held yearly in an ASEAN city, ASEAN Tourism Forum is the region’s premier travel and tourism fair showcasing the region’s travel products and services. The forum will see a gathering of tourism professionals including tourism ministers and National Tourism Organisation delegations from ASEAN countries, China, India, Japan, Korea and Russia in Myanmar. ATF 2015 is hosted by the Ministry of Hotels and Tourism of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, organised by Myanmar Tourism Federation and managed by MP Singapore and Myanmar Ventures Group.
Mr Jason Ng, Executive Director of MP Singapore, said, “MP has been organising exhibitions and conferences for the last 25 years globally and we see ATF 2015 as the ideal platform to not only develop the travel and tourism industry but also the MICE industry as a whole. Therefore, we are very pleased to be appointed to manage this milestone ASEAN tourism industry event.”
INTERPOL World series launched
MP enters into long-term partnership with Interpol to manage international security event
MP International has been appointed as the event manager of the INTERPOL World
series, an international security event owned by INTERPOL and supported by the Singapore Ministry of Home Affairs. This biennial event will be held in Singapore from 14 to 16 April 2015.
The 3-day event will highlight public-private partnership and include the INTERPOL World
Expo, the INTERPOL World
Congress and the INTERPOL World
Dialogue. It is expected to attract the participation of 250 international and local exhibitors and 8,000 trade and professional visitors.
Set to be the best and most effective platform for the security industry, INTERPOL World
will be held in conjunction with the official opening of the INTERPOL Global Complex for Innovation (IGCI) in Singapore on 13 April 2015. In the same week, INTERPOL will also be holding its 22nd Asian Regional Conference in Singapore and attended by over 40 member countries from the Middle East, Asia and the Pacific. INTERPOL’s highest authorities will invite Heads of States, Chiefs of Police and delegates of its 190 member countries to grace the opening of both the IGCI and the first INTERPOL World
For more information, please visit www.interpol-world.com
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