SUVA, 24 MARCH 2017 (FBC NEWS) — The South Pacific Tourism Organisation (SPTO) received $60,000 (US$30,000) from Bank South Pacific to help their major event happening in two months’ time in Sydney, Australia.


SPTO Chief Executive, Christopher Cocker says plans to have the South Pacific Tourism Exchange event in May will offer a chance to showcase the South Pacific.

“The South Pacific Tourism Exchange has grown from its humble beginnings in 2014 and now in 2017 its fourth year. It’s an umbrella platform that we’ve created particularly to get buyers from overseas as well as the sellers.”

Cocker says SPTE provides the ideal platform to celebrate the International Year of Sustainable Tourism development and created greater awareness of the need for sustainable tourism practices that look after environment, people and unique cultures…..PACNEWS [/restrict]