Tourism expo set for city

China Daily (Canada) - - TOP NEWS -

The 2018 China Tourism In­dus­tries Ex­po­si­tion will be held in Tianjin from Nov 9 to 11, the Min­istry of Cul­ture and Tourism said. The expo, hosted by the min­istry and the Tianjin mu­nic­i­pal gov­ern­ment, is ex­pected to at­tract more than 700 com­pa­nies and nearly 300,000 vis­i­tors, said Liu Guim­ing, an of­fi­cial of the Tianjin tourism bu­reau. The expo con­sists of seven themed sec­tions show­cas­ing tourism prod­ucts in dif­fer­ent cat­e­gories — no­tably those in­volv­ing coun­tries par­tic­i­pat­ing in the Belt and Road Ini­tia­tive, Liu said. heart dis­ease will re­ceive free med­i­cal treat­ment in Chi­nese hos­pi­tals, the Red Cross So­ci­ety of China branch in the In­ner Mon­go­lia au­ton­o­mous re­gion said on Wednes­day. Doc­tors from Bei­jing Anzhen Hos­pi­tal and In­ner Mon­go­lia Peo­ple’s Hos­pi­tal went to Ulan Ba­tor and con­ducted screen­ings for con­gen­i­tal heart dis­ease for chil­dren aged 1 to 14. A to­tal of 47 chil­dren with the con­di­tion will re­ceive free surgery in China in Novem­ber. fund of 135 mil­lion yuan ($19.5 mil­lion) has been al­lo­cated to ar­eas hit by land­slides, to­gether with 3,000 tents, 30,000 cot­ton-padded coats and blan­kets and 15,000 fold­ing beds. A land­slide struck the bor­der area of Sichuan and Ti­bet on Oct 11.

CHINA DAILY (ISSN 0748-6154) is pub­lished daily ex­cept week­ends by China Daily USA, 1500 Broad­way, Suite 2800, New York, NY 10036. Pe­ri­od­i­cal postage paid at New York, NY and ad­di­tional mailing of­fices. POSTMASTER: Send ad­dress changes to CHINA DAILY USA, 1500 Broad­way, Suite 2800, New York, NY 10036.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from China

© PressReader. All rights reserved.