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Green Globe Certification to Announce Asian Partners

LOS ANGELES, CA - Green Globe Certification will introduce its Asian partners at PATA Travel Mart 2010, September 14-17, Macau SAR.

PATA Travel Mart is the leading travel industry marketplace. and this year it is being held at the Venetian Macao-Resort-Hotel, Macau SAR. Green Globe Certification will introduce its new partners who cover the entire Asian region with representative offices in Singapore, Bali, Hong Kong, Korea, Thailand, and Japan.

Green Globe Certification CEO, Mr. Guido Bauer said: “We are receiving many enquiries everyday from travel and tourism businesses in Asia who want to join Green Globe and realize the benefits of sustainability certification.
“We have spent the last 12 months building partnerships that can assist with all aspects of certification. Most importantly these partners are based in Asia and speak the language of all our new clients.

“I will be pleased to introduce representatives from Green Globe Partner (China) Greater China Region, Eco Leadership Pte Ltd., and Hospitality&Tourism TUV Rheinland Asia/Pacific Group.”

Green Globe Certification is the worldwide sustainability system based on internationally-accepted criteria for sustainable operation and management of travel and tourism businesses. Operating under a worldwide license, Green Globe Certification is based in California, USA, and is represented in over 83 countries.

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