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Wednesday, February 26th, 2020

Kyrgyzstan’s tourist potential presented in Korea


Korean capital city Seoul hosted a Tourist Road Show in order to popularize and promote the tourist potential of the Kyrgyz Republic in the Republic of Korea.

This event was organized by the Department of Tourism under the Ministry of Culture, Information and Tourism of Kyrgyzstan with the assistance of the Kyrgyz Embassy in Korea, the UNDP Trade Facilitation project in Market Access component.

Within the framework of the Tourist Road Show, a presentation on the tourism potential of the country was made, as well as bilateral B2B meetings were organized between Kyrgyz and Korean tour operators and other interested persons and organizations in order to establish bilateral cooperation and possible contract signing.

In addition, Kyrgyzstan’s deputy culture minister, Director of the Department of Tourism of the country Maksat Damir uulu held working bilateral meetings with representatives of the:

– Seoul Tourism Organization in order to establish bilateral interagency relations and discuss further steps of mutual cooperation;

– International Travel Fair KOTFA (Korea World Travel Fair) to discuss the participation and representation of the Kyrgyz Republic in the platform of this exhibition of the Asian region in June 2020;

– Lotte Hotel & Resort to discuss the proposal to open a branch of this largest hotel group in the Republic of Korea in the Kyrgyz Republic;

– Global & Local Brain Park to discuss projects to create a village of artisans and other tourism projects.

Source: Kyrgyz National News Agency