Myanmar, Cambodia pin hopes on China tourists for post-pandemic restart

Tourism authorities in Myanmar and Cambodia are eyeing to recapture the Chinese market once travel resumes.

At the latest meeting of Mekong Tourism Advisory Group (MeTAG), Hla Myint, director (promotions department) at Myanmar’s Ministry of Hotels and Tourism, said the ministry has held virtual meetings with a number of Chinese tour operator representatives this week.

He elaborated: “The immediate emphasis is on encouraging the development of domestic tourism, but we also need to think about when we open our doors to international visitors… We are preparing to receive Chinese travellers in post-pandemic times.”

In full: https://www.ttgasia.com/2020/05/21/myanmar-cambodia-pin-hopes-on-china-tourists-for-post-pandemic-restart/

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