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The WTA Silk Road Dialogue Held


On April 26, the 11th Dunhuang Tour – Silk Road International Tourism Festival, co-sponsored by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism and the People’s Government of Gansu Province, held a grand opening ceremony in Zhangye, Gansu. WTA Chairman Zhang Xu, and Zhang Yongxia, a member of the Standing Committee of Gansu Provincial Committee of the CPC and Director-General of the Publicity Department of the Provincial Committee of the CPC, attended and addressed the opening ceremony.

WTA Silk Road Dialogue to Kick Off


This year marks the 10th anniversary of the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) proposed by Chinese President Xi Jinping. Over the decade, 151 countries and 32 international organizations have joined the BRI, constantly expanding and deepening people-to-people ties. Leveraging the development of the BRI across the past 10 years, the culture and other BRI countries have achieved unprecedented connectivity, adding distinctive BRI characteristics to global cultural diversity. Over the decade, China has signed cooperation agreements or memorandums of understanding (MOUs) on culture and tourism with 142 BRI countries and implemented the important program “Cultural Silk Road”. Its “circle of friends” continues expanding along with the increase of its partners.

WTA Chair Zhang Xu Meets with Vice Chair Henri Giscard d'Estaing


On April 6th, WTA Chair Mr. ZHANG Xu met Mr. Henri Giscard d’Estaing, WTA Vice Chair and President of Club Med, in Beijing and exchanged views with the latter on issues of mutual interest.