Top News Virtual Destination Mekong Summit to take place August 25 By TTG Asia / Posted on 13 August, 2020 15:58 Mekong Tourism Coordinating Office will conduct its first Virtual Destination Mekong Summit in the afternoon of August 25, a free-to-attend series of talks on how destinations will survive these challenging times and prepare for an accelerated recovery. While focused on the travel and tourism industry in the Mekong Region and South-east Asia, the content remains relevant to stakeholders around the world. Speakers lined up for the Summit include former tourism ministers of tourism, Weerasak Kowsurat and Kobkarn Wattanavrangkul; Cambodian tourism minister Thong Khon; WTTC’s Gloria Guevara; PATA’s Mario Hardy; former UNWTO director for Asia-Pacific, Xu Jing; and Mekong Tourism’s Jens Thraenhart. The Summit will run from 13.30 to 18.00 (Bangkok/Hanoi/Jakarta times). More information and Free Registration is available on the website.