TOKYO, 18 September 2008
Ambassador of the Republic of Croatia in Japan Dr. Drago Štambuk inaugurated the Croatian Tourist Workshop in Tokyo on Wednesday, 17 September 2008.
In his address Ambassador Štambuk expressed satisfaction with the fact that the number of Japanese tourist in Croatia doubled this year and also expressed his wish for a better cooperation between Japanese and Croatian tourist companies with the aim to increase the number of visits to Croatia. The overall number of Japanese tourists is expected to reach 200 000 until the end of the year.
The workshop, organized by the Croatian Tourist Association in Tokyo for the second time within a year, was held at the Japanese Association of Tourist Agents (ATA) and intended for numerous Japanese and Croatian tourist agencies and hotels.
The inauguration of the Croatian Tourist Workshop also encompassed lectures on Croatian tourist potentials and Japanese expectations.