Wednesday, January 11, 2017
ATF ushers in big year for ASEAN Tourism
The 36th ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF), which takes place in Singapore from January 16-20, 2017, will see the launch of the anticipated Visit ASEAN@50 campaign.
The campaign will officially kick off at the forum’s opening gala on January 18, graced by Singapore prime minister Lee Hsien Loong, ASEAN secretary general Le Luong Minh and ASEAN tourism ministers.
Notable highlights at the ATF include updates from the 10 ASEAN member states during the NTO Press Conferences, as well as the ASEAN Tourism Conference, which will be held alongside the ATF Travex on January 17 with the theme of Riding the Digital Wave: the Fourth Revolution.
And for the first time, ASEAN will honour outstanding tourism communities measured against ASEAN’s Community Based Tourism standards with an awards presentation on January 20.
Singapore Airlines is the official carrier and TTG Asia is the official daily for ATF 2017.