[HD videos below] The ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF) is a travel trade show which
rotates annually among the member countries of ASEAN.
In 2015, ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF) took
place, for the first time since its inauguration in 1981, in the mystical country of Myanmar.
ATF 2015 was held 22-29 January 2015
and attract roughly 1,000 sellers and over 300 buyers from more than 40 countries, including tourism ministers
and officials, ASEAN exhibitors, international buyers,
international and local media, as well as tourism trade visitors.
ATF 2015 is hosted by the Myanmar Ministry
of Hotels and Tourism, organised by the Myanmar Tourism Federation
and managed by MP Singapore and the Myanmar Ventures Group.
In 2016, the ATF will take place in
Manila, Philippines. Watch
this video to learn a little bit more.
The ASEAN Tourism Forum 2014 took place in Kuching,
Sarawak, Malaysia from 16-23 January 2014. Kuching welcomed
around 1,600 delegates including 150 ASEAN tourism ministers and
officials, about 500 ASEAN exhibitors, 500 international buyers,
100 international and local media and around 100 tourism trade
ASEAN Tourism Forum 2014 (ATF) - Exclusive HD
video interview with Sarawak Minister of Tourism and Minister of
Housing, Yang Berhormat Datuk Amar Abdul Rahman Zahari bin Tun
Abang Haji Openg.
Deluxe Room at Merdeka Palace Hotel & Suites in Kuching, Sarawak,
Malaysia. The Merdeka Palace Hotel is an official hotel of ASEAN
Tourism Forum 2014 being held 16-23 January 2014.
Last year's ASEAN Tourism Forum (2013) took place in Vientiane, Laos.
Occupying an exhibition area of 9,000 sqm, the ATF Travex – a
3-day travel trade-only exhibition and business meetings platform
– featured 490 booths from 354 exhibiting companies from the 10
ASEAN countries. Thailand and Indonesia formed the two largest
national contingents with 125 and 75 exhibition booths
respectively. Corporate exhibitors also participated in a big way
with some 81 exhibition booths.