26 March, 2010

Tourism Marketing Taskforce meets in New Zealand

Cabinet has approved the participation by the Tourism Marketing Taskforce to a meeting in Auckland New Zealand, on March 31 2010.


This meeting will discuss Marketing Programs and Promotions. It will also look into Financial year ending 2009/2010 and beginning of the next Financial year 2010/2011 for Polynesian Blue, Air New Zealand, Air Pacific and the Hotel Association.


This Task Force Committee was established five years ago to discuss ways to promote and share issues concerning the economy of countries where tourists originate from. Participants at the meeting include members of the Tourism Marketing Taskforce, representatives from Airlines and the Hotel Association.


Representatives from the Samoa Government include, Deputy Prime Minister, Afioga Misa Telefoni; Samoa Tourism Authority General Manager, Matatamalii Sonja Hunter; and STA Marketing Manager, Dwayne Bentley.


SOURCE: Samoa Government Press Secretariat