Zamboanga Peninsula tourism summit set-A A +A
By Bong Garcia
Monday, December 9, 2013
ALL is set for the holding of the 1st Regional Tourism Council Summit in Zamboanga City on Tuesday, a tourism official said.
Tourism Regional Director Mary June Bugante said different stakeholders will join the summit to draw a concrete tourism plan for Zamboanga Peninsula.
Bugante said the event will be held at the Yakan Hall of the Garden Orchid Hotel. Tourism Assistant Secretary for Mindanao Arturo Boncato Jr. will be the guest of honor.
The summit is part of a series of activities lined up by the Tourism department to promote tourism in the region, Bugante said.
Bugante’s office has conducted the “Getting to know your Tourists” seminar last month for all frontline agencies of government.
Last week, the
“Regatta of Hope” was also launched. The regatta features several vintas with colorful sails and it is set to end next week. (Bong Garcia)