On 1st December 2021, 15.30 pm, at the Meeting Room 1, 2nd Floor, Ministry of Tourism and Sports, Mr. Phiphat Ratchakitprakarn, Minister of Tourism and Sports along with Mr. Khemmapol Auitayakul, Secretary to the Minister of Tourism and Sports, attended a consultation, which was held in a hybrid format, with a delegation of corporate members of the US-ASEAN Business Council (USABC) whose the head of the delegation was Ambassador Michael W. Michalak.
The important outcomes concerning tourism from the consultation are, namely, the proposal for receiving support on capacity building on digital skills for business owners in tourism, an exchange of opinion and direction to extend the cooperation in supporting the development and the economic growth and also restoring the connection especially in the transportation and tourism with the participation of the private sector to push forward in the agenda of the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) in 2022 under Thailand's Chairmanship.