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Global Press Conference for the Establishment of Beijing, Shanghai and Shaanxi China Inbound Tourism Hubs held

On July 19, Global Press Conference for the Establishment of Beijing, Shanghai and Shaanxi China Inbound Tourism Hubs was held successfully in Xi'an where the Silk Road started.

At the conference, the Cooperation Memorandum of Beijing, Shanghai and Shaanxi China Inbound Tourism Hubs was signed, the Beijing, Shanghai and Shaanxi China Inbound Tourism Hubs Xi'an Declaration on High-quality Inbound Tourism was issued, and the inbound tourism joint conference system of three provinces and municipalities was established. This is China's first inter-provincial cooperation mechanism for inbound tourism.

The Cooperation Memorandum of Beijing, Shanghai and Shaanxi China Inbound Tourism Hubs called for joint efforts to build inbound tourism products and lines of three provinces and municipalities targeting different markets.

China has become the world's fourth-largest inbound tourist receiving country. Among Chinese scenic attractions, Terracotta Warriors, Mausoleum of Yellow Emperor, Mount Hua, sacred place-Yan'an, as well as tourism shows-A Song of Everlasting Sorrow and The Tang Empress are popular with international tourists. Shaanxi has become a bright symbol of beautiful China and a world-renowned tourism province.


In the first half of 2018, Shaanxi received 328.2605 million domestic and foreign tourists, up 24.14 percent year on year, including 1.665 million inbound tourists, up 14.41 percent year on year.

Gao Zhongyin, Director of the Shaanxi Provincial Tourism Development Commission (SXPTDC) noted that Shaanxi would become a renowned international tourism destination and hub with Chinese and Shaanxi style, extend its function from a tourist attraction to a tourism hub, enhance international tourism guidance, service and guarantee. With strong international appeal and influence, Shaanxi, Beijing and Shanghai all play strategic roles in the global tourism territory. The three sides will carry out all-round strategic cooperation, and make due contributions to the development of China's quality tourism and the prosperity of world tourism, he added.

Xi Jinping promoted Shaanxi during his speech at Nazarbayev University, Kazakhstan on September 7, 2013