International Travel Mart expo for the 19th yearВидео
The 19th International Travel Mart (ITM) tourism expo opened today at the Misheel Complex. The expo aims to boost Mongolia’s tourism sector and promote tourism opportunities in Mongolia.
The expo is being attended by 18 provinces /aimag/ of Mongolia including Arkhangai, Uvurkhangai, Zavkhan and Bayan-Ulgii under common management.
The expo organizers select a provincial partner every year, and Zavkhan province was chosen this year. “Zavkhan aimag is a unique place geographically and culturally . We aim to use these benefits to boost the local tourism industry” said Mr D.Batsaikhan, Governor of Zavkhan aimag. The Governor informed that a number of tourism events including the Nomads’ Cultural Festival will be held in Zavkhan aimag this year. “We are working towards making the Nomads Cultural Festival an annual event” he said.
The annual expo is attracting more than 250 domestic companies operating in tourism sector and international exhibitors from China, Turkey, Japan, the Republic of Korea and Buryatia and Tuva of the Russian Federation.
The international expo will run until April 1.