International tourism fair to get started Wednesday

28 Feb 2020 1:20 PM
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The international tourism fair titled “US-Bangla Airlines Dhaka Travel Mart 2020” will get started at Pan Pacific Sonargaon in the location from Wednesday (March 12-14).

US-Bangla Airlines, the biggest private sector carrier of the country, joins hands as the title sponsor with the 17th edition of the Dhaka Travel Mart.

The Bangladesh Monitor, the premier aviation and tourism publication will organise the popular travel fair.

Dilruba Parvin, deputy managing director, US-Bangla Airlines and Tahera Wahid, managing editor, Bangladesh Monitor signed a MoU to this effect recently at the former’s corporate office in the administrative centre.

Kazi Wahidul Alam, editor, The Bangladesh Monitor; Md Shafiqul Islam, head of marketing and sales; Md Kamrul Islam, general manager-public relations and Sajia Parvin, earnings manager, US-Bangla Airlines were also present.

Dilruba Parvin said, “We’re proud to be associated with the biggest tourism extravaganza of the country. US-Bangla has constantly been trying to play its role in the development of Bangladesh's tourism sector.”

Thanking US-Bangla Airlines for their support, Tahera Wahid said, "We’re expecting more interesting products from the neighborhood and foreign participants this season.”

National tourism organisations, airlines, tour operators, hotels, resorts and other tourism related organisations from home and abroad will showcase their products in over 75 stalls and 6 pavilions through the fair.