A three-day international tourism fair titled ‘Chattogram Travel Mart-2019’ began in the port city on Thursday, reports BSS. Chattogram City Corporation Mayor AJM Nasir Uddin inaugurated the fair as the chief guest at Peninsula Hotel in port city Chattogram. Speaking at the function, Nasir lauded the rules of private sector to boost tourism by branding eco-tourism and community-based products.
About 20 tourism agencies from home and abroad, including airlines, tour operators, hotels, resorts, amusement parks and related service providers are displaying their products and services at the fair orgnaised by the Bangladesh Monitor, a travel publication. The fair offers special discounts on air tickets, hotel rooms, tour packages and other products and services.
Editor of Bangladesh Monitor Kazi Wahidul Alam presided over the inaugural ceremony while President of Chattogram Chamber of Commerce and Industries Mahbubul Alam, Country Manager of Air Arabia Sayed Mubin Rashid, Chief Commercial Officer of Regent Airways Hanif Zakaria and General Manager of US Bangla Airlines Shafiqul Islam were present, among others.