Philippine celebrity artists, Dionne Monsanto & Bernadette Allyson, inaugurated Sri Lanka Pavilion at World Travel Expo 2017, Philippines
Sri Lanka Embassy in Manila with the support of the Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau (SLTPB), participated at the “World Travel Expo 2017”, a 3-day promotional event held from 6th to 8th October 2017 at the SMX Convention Centre in Manila, Philippines.
Philippine celebrity artists, Dionne Monsanto & Bernadette Allyson, ceremonially inaugurated Sri Lanka’s pavilion at the World Travel Expo 2017 on 6th October 2017. Sri Lanka’s Ambassador in Manila, Mrs. Aruni Ranaraja, and Embassy officials joined in the opening ceremony.
World Travel Expo Philippines is one of the biggest, most comprehensive tourism forums and event where travel and tourism industry engage with consumers to gain information and access on travelling for their dream destinations.
This is the first time Sri Lanka participated at the World Travel Expo Philippines with the aim of promoting Sri Lanka as a new destination for leisure and adventure among the Filipino travelers.
According to the statistical data, approximately five million Filipino tourists made international trips for leisure and business purposes in last year. This makes Philippines a high potential emerging market for the Sri Lankan tourism industry.
Embassy of Sri Lanka
09 October 2017