THE 32nd Joint Meeting of the UNWTO Commission for East Asia and the Pacific and the UNWTO Commission for South Asia (32nd CAP-CSA) was held online on 30 June.
Deputy Minister for Hotels and Tourism U Tin Latt, the director-general, the deputy directors-general, the directors, ministers and high-ranking officials from the UNWTO Asia-Pacific Member States, representatives from partner countries, principals from the universities of Hong Kong and Macau and senior officials from UNWTO participated in the online meeting.
Mr Zurab Pololikashvili, Secretary-General of the UNWTO, explained works and activities, followed by the discussions of representatives from Asia-Pacific countries on resuming tourism businesses, the interventions by CAP/CSA Ministers on policy issues in response to COVID-19, and innovation and technology in tourism investment.
Deputy Minister U Tin Latt discussed Myanmar’ relief plan from the impacts of pandemic, the use of state budget for recovery plan in tourism industry, promotion of this business under the COVID-19 Myanmar Tourism Strategic Road Map and coordination with international organizations.—MNA (Translated by Aung Khin)
Source From: The Global New Light of Myanmar