The New Conventions and Exhibition Bureau ‘’, introduced by the Georgian National Tourism Administration (GNTA) at Courtyard Mariott Hotel Tbilisi this week, aims at fostering the devlopment of business tourism in Georgia, seeking to become a hub for international meetings, exhibitions, conferences, tours and various other events. It will also focus on promoting the business tourism potential of the country abroad.

Ketevan Bochorishvili, Deputy Minister of Economy and Sustainable Development noted that diversification of the markets is needed in order to transform Georgia into a four-season touristic destination country.

‘’ is said to have been created following world best practise in the tourism sphere and according to reports and studies undertaken by USAID in the years of 2012-2014 about business tourism development opportunities in Georgia.