Pope Francis blesses pregnant TASS correspondent en route to EgyptWorld April 28, 18:55
UN chief calls for lowering risk of miscalculation concerning North Korea issueWorld April 28, 18:15
Moscow deeply regrets Montenegro’s decision to join NATORussian Politics & Diplomacy April 28, 18:07
Maria Sharapova reaches Porsche Tennis Grand Prix semifinalsSport April 28, 17:50
New F1 executives look for competitive race at Russia GP in SochiSport April 28, 17:46
Russia checks Aerospace Force for readiness to defend facilities against advanced weaponsMilitary & Defense April 28, 17:34
This week in photos: Anti-Trumpers in UK, Macron's win in France and Sharapova's comebackSociety & Culture April 28, 17:33
Montenegro’s parliament votes to join NATOWorld April 28, 17:22
Russian prosecutors confirm bid urging Interpol to put Ukraine’s ex-PM on wanted listRussian Politics & Diplomacy April 28, 16:36
LESHAN, China, Sept. 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - The Expo themed "Tourism Trade and Open Cooperation - Boosting the Revitalization of the Silk Road Economic Belt" was held in Emeishan, Leshan on the morning of September 25, 2015.
Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150928/271190
At this Expo, the platform functions of "tourism product & service trade negotiation, communication & cooperation and exhibition & promotion" were further perfected. This Expo was held on the basis of "purchasers take the seats, negotiate one to one and trade face to face with sellers" and 429 leading purchasers came from 44 countries and regions. 34 countries and regions, 3 international tourism organizations, 12 sister provinces and large tourism enterprises set up booths in the main hall. Emei Global Summit, Exquisite Tourist Routes in Sichuan, Promotion and Signing of Major Tourism Programs in Sichuan were also held concurrently.
Wei Hong, Deputy Secretary of the CPC Sichuan Provincial Committee and Governor of Sichuan Provincial People's Government extended his warm welcome to all guests on behalf of the provincial government. He said, "We want to further expand the exchanges and cooperation with domestic and overseas traders for mutual development."
Li Shihong, Vice Chairman of China National Tourism Administration, said; "the Expo will surely surpass those before and achieve innovative development," while Kevin B Murphy, Chairman of the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) commented, "Inbound tourism development in China, Sichuan and Leshan has great potential, and many unknown tourist attractions are to be developed."
Meanwhile Zhu Shanzhong, Executive Director of the United Nations World Toursim Organization (UNWTO), said that Chengdu has been given the chance to host the 22nd General Meeting of the UNWTO in 2017, and this would be the opportunity for China to expand the cooperation with tourism organizations all over the world and promote the global economic development and cultural exchange.
Ms. Zhan Lian, +86-28-8670-2913, firstname.lastname@example.org