ACTIVITY


24th Greater Mekong Subregion Ministerial Conference
The 24th GMS Ministerial Conference (MC-24) was held on 4 November 2020 with the theme “Pave the way to a more integrated, inclusive, sustainable and prosperous GMS.”
Facebook joins with Mekong River Commission to raise awareness about flood and drought in the Mekong
Facebook and the Mekong River Commission (MRC) Secretariat today launched a collaboration initiative to provide early flood alert and drought monitoring information to riparian communities and governments in the Lower Mekong region.
Vietnam and Mekong countries cooperate in promoting sustainable tourism
NDO – Vietnam is keeping close watch on COVID19 developments while working with countries which have been done well in controlling the epidemic in order to ensure safety for tourists and the entire community.
GMS countries discuss ways to restore tourism during, after COVID-19 pandemic
PHNOM PENH, Aug. 26 (Xinhua) -- Senior tourism officials of the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) convened the first Destination Mekong Summit via video conference to discuss ways to restore tourism during and after the COVID-19 crisis, the Cambodian Ministry of Tourism said in a statement on Wednesday.
Myanmar to build SEZ connecting Greater Mekong Sub-Region East-West Economic Corridor, West Yangon Industrial Park
Myanmar will implement a Special Economic Zone project in Mon State and West Yangon Industrial Park project, said Union Minister for Investment and Foreign Economic Relations Thaung Tun during a Myanmar-Japan Investment Dialogue held via video conference on July 29.
Myanmar MPs Approve ADB Loan for Mekong Corridor Highway
Myanmar’s Union Parliament on Wednesday approved a US$483.8 million (660 billion kyats) loan from the Asian Development Bank (ABD) for an expressway that is a part of the international East West Economic Corridor (EWEC).
1st - 2020 Board of Directors’ Meeting of GMS-Business Council
The 1st 2020 GMS-BC Board of Directors' Meeting was organized on 27th May 2020 via video conference link from Vientiane, Lao PDR to Bangkok, Hanoi, Phnom Penh, Yangon, Beijing and Manila.
MTCO outlines recovery campaign
Many travel experiences that define the Mekong Region will cease to exist, small businesses will struggle, and not all will survive, the Mekong Tourism Coordinating Office executive director, Jens Thraenhart, told an online gathering of tourism experts on Tuesday.
44th GMS Tourism Working Group Meeting Promotes Tourism Competitiveness
The 44th Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) Tourism Working Group Meeting, held on 28-29 November 2019 in Siem Reap, Cambodia.