The Prestigious Pacific Asia Travel Association or PATA Travel Mart 2016 business sessions were officially declared open today, 8 September 2016, with a ribbon cutting ceremony led by Indonesia’s Minister of Tourism Arief Yahya and PATA Chairman Andrew Jones.

Indonesia’s Vice President, Jusuf Kalla, gave his Opening Remarks to delegates at the Welcome Reception. He also thanked the Chairman of PATA, Andrew Jones who helped bring this important tourism market exchange to the Indonesia.