• PATA, ADB Ventures and Plug and Play launch sustainability in travel-Travel Lab Asia

    28 days ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    The Pacific Asia Travel Association , in partnership with ADB Ventures and Plug and Play, today announced the launch of Travel Lab Asia , Asia's only corporate innovation programme focused on sustainability in travel.
    The announcement was made by Dr. Mario Hardy, CEO - PATA, Graham Harper, Director of Sustainability and Social Responsibility - PATA, Jason Lusk, Impact Labs Manager - ADB Ventures, and Patricia Nordstrom, Corporate Partnerships - Plug and Play during PATA Travel Mart 2019 in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan.
    “As PATA's mission is to act as a catalyst for the responsible development of...
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  • Kazakhstan welcomes over 1,200 delegates to PATA Travel Mart 2019

    Kazakhstan welcomes over 1,200 delegates to PATA Travel Mart 2019

    28 days ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    PATA Travel Mart 2019 , generously hosted by the Ministry of Culture and Sports of the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Kazakh Tourism National Company, has attracted over 1,200 delegates from 63 global destinations. The delegate numbers embraced 347 sellers from 180 organisations and 34 destinations, along with 252 buyers from 244 organisations and 48 source markets with first time buyers comprising 44% of the total.
    The Pacific Asia Travel Association was also pleased to welcome 190 local and international students and young tourism professionals. The students from 8 local universities in...
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  • Malaysia to Host PATA Adventure Travel Conference and Mart 2020

    Malaysia to Host PATA Adventure Travel Conference and Mart 2020

    28 days ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    The Pacific Asia Travel Association announced that the PATA Adventure Travel Conference and Mart 2020 will be held in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah at the Sutera Harbour Resort from February 12-14. The announcement was made by Mr. Iskandar Mirza Mohd Yusof, Senior Director of Corporate Communication Division - Tourism Malaysia; Ms Noredah Othman, General Director - Sabah Tourism Board, and Dr. Mario Hardy, CEO - PATA during PATA Travel Mart 2019 in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan.
    The three-day event is generously hosted by Tourism Malaysia in partnership with Sabah Tourism Board and Malaysia Airlines. It...
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