HAVANA, July 4th Cuba will become the headquarters of the XXII MITM Americas, the most influential fair in the Americas and the Caribbean, with the arrival in Havana in September of investors, tour operators and commercial organizations from more than thirty countries , reported the Caribbean News Digital specialized website.
For the third time, the Island hosts this important event with the start this week of the second phase of selection of invited buyers with greater business potential. The selected entrepreneurs will meet from September 18 to 21 at the Hotel Meliá Cohiba capital.
According to CND, the fair has received more than 500 hosted buyer applications from 57 countries, of which only the best 100 will be approved. So far, directors of corporate companies (19%), incentive agencies (27%), meeting planners (25%), international associations (10%) and tour operators (19%) from 36 countries have been approved.
The main sponsors in this twenty-second edition will be hotel companies such as Meliá Hotels International, Iberostar Hotels and Kempinski, as well as MINTUR, Ecotur and the tour operator Enjoy Cuba.
In addition, 200 agencies and operators invited to the ACTUAL Congress (Association for the development of culture and tourism in Latin America) will be present.
The organizers confirmed the attendance of 34 countries, including Germany, Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Spain, France, India, Ireland, Italy, Mexico, Norway, Panama, Portugal, Russia, Ukraine, United Kingdom and USA.