Tourism Minister Dr. Abdulla Mausoom has been elected to the Executive Committee of the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA).
Minister Mausoom was elected to PATA’s Executive Committee in an online vote, and was elected for a two-year term beginning 29th April 2021.
The Maldivian government and private parties working in the tourism industry are in active collaboration with PATA to limit the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and assist in the recovery.
There are 32 Chapters in the Asia Pacific Region created in support of PATA, with top industry-leader Abdulla Giyas acting as the Chair of the PATA Maldives Chapter.
PATA most recently announced the appointment of Liz Ortiguera as its new Chief Executive Officer. The present Chair of the PATA Executive Board is the CEO of Singapore’s Asia China Pvt. Ltd., Soon-Hwa Wong.
Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) is a non-profit international membership association working towards responsible development of travel and tourism in the Asia Pacific Region.