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TOURISM PROMOTION ORGANIZATION FOR ASIA PACIFC CITIES.

TPO MEMBERS

Membership

1. Membership categories

1) Category 1: Government
  1. ① City Member : Cities in the Asia-Pacific region that join the Organization
  2. ② Alliance Members : Except the city government, governments at all levels wishing to promote tourism cooperation and exchange with cities and tourism businesses in Asia Pacific region.
2) Category 2: Non-Profit and Non-Government Organization
  1. ① Association Member: Associations related to the tourism industry
  2. ② Destination Marketing Organization (DMO) Member: DMOs at all levels, including National Tourism Organizations (NTO), Regional Tourism Organization (RTO), and Convention and Visitors Bureaus (CVB).
  3. ③ Research Member: Researchers or research bodies researching the tourism industry.
  4. ④ Student Member: Students studying the field of tourism covering the Asia Pacific region.
3) Category 3: Business and Industry
  1. ① Business Member: Businesses and individual persons wishing to contribute to the growth of the tourism industry
  2. ② Media Member: Newspapers, broadcasting, Internet newspapers, and other similar organizations.

2. Admission Fee and Anual Membership Fee

1) Admission Fee
  1. ① Category 1) government : $500
  2. ② Category 2) Non-Profit and Non-Government Organization: $250
  3. ③ Category 3) Business and Industry: $100
2) Annual Membership Fee
  1. ① Category 1) government : $3,000
  2. ② Category 2) Non-Profit and Non-Government Organization: $1,500
  3. ③ Category 3) Business and Industry: $500

3. Membership Benefits

  • Posting tourism information of member cities on the TPO website
  • Promotion of member cities through medias such as TPO official megazine, Tourism Scope and some in-flight megazines
  • Enhancement of cooprative relationship based on the TPO network
  • Sharing information among member cities and joint marketing
  • Promotion of the tourism industry of member cities through the joint projects
  • Education for working-level officials of member cities through various educational programs

Application for Membership