SPTO and FEXCO sign MOU for Strategic Cooperation

first_imgThe post SPTO and FEXCO sign MOU for Strategic Cooperation appeared first on Discover the South Pacific.Source: Blog About FEXCOFEXCO offers excellent currency exchange rates with its own brand No1Currency and is the largest network agent of Western Union in the Pacific.  It also serves corporate clients with its Business Payment product which allows businesses to make convenient, fast, and cost-effective cross-border payments.In addition to FEXCO’s wide retail footprint, they also recently launched No1Currency website in New Zealand (www.no1currency.co.nz) and Fiji (www.no1currency.com.fj).  The online service gives customers a more convenient option in exchanging currency, particularly with the innovative Home Delivery Service in New Zealand.About SPTOEstablished in 1983 as the Tourism Council of the South Pacific, the South Pacific Tourism Organisation (SPTO) is the mandated organisation representing Tourism in the region. Its 18 Government members are American Samoa, Cook Islands, Federated States of Micronesia,Fiji, French Polynesia, Kiribati, Nauru, Marshall Islands, New Caledonia, Niue, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Timor Leste, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu and the People’s Republic of China. In addition to government members, the South Pacific Tourism Organisation enlists a private sector membership base. For further information, please contact:Alisi Lutu, Marketing ManagerSouth Pacific Tourism Organisation (SPTO)Email: alutu@spto.org or +679 3304177 In the spirit of cooperation the South Pacific Tourism Organisation and FEXCO Pacific signed a Memorandum of Understanding yesterday at the FEXCO office in Auckland, New Zealand. The signing underpins both organisations’ vision towards a strategic cooperation focused on developing a sustainable framework that is mutually beneficial and in establishing appropriate conditions to drive the value and strength of tourism in the Pacific region.“SPTO is excited to be working with FEXCO Pacific and leveraging our organisations resources, networks, membership and experiences to progress areas of common interest for the development and growth of tourism in the region, where currency exchange and cross-boundary payments are important for travellers and tourism businesses” said SPTO CEO, Chris Cocker.FEXCO Pacific is a leading financial services company in the Pacific with operations in New Zealand, Fiji, Samoa, Tonga, Vanuatu, Solomon Islands, American Samoa, East Timor, Cooks Islands, Tuvalu and Kiribati.“FEXCO Pacific is keen to collaborate with SPTO and its members to serve and grow the tourism industry in the Pacific. We wish to add value to the great work being done by SPTO in driving more value to the tourism community. Our desire is to deliver enhanced convenience and tangible benefits to stakeholders in the tourism ecosystem” said FEXCO CEO, Chris Wilby.The partnership between the two organisations is anticipated to aid SPTO in assisting its private sector membership through enhanced value for money benefits and services to support sustainable tourism business development.last_img read more