In­ner Mon­go­lia beck­ons

En­hanc­ing ex­changes on In­dia-China re­la­tions, the In­ner Mon­go­lia Cul­ture & Tourism Fes­ti­val in Delhi aimed to at­tract tourists to the re­gion of north­ern China.

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The Depart­ment of Cul­ture and Tourism of In­ner Mon­go­lia, au­ton­o­mous re­gion of the Peo­ple’s Repub­lic of China, or­gan­ised the In­ner Mon­go­lia Cul­ture and Tourism Fes­ti­val as part of the on­go­ing Chi­nese New Year fes­tiv­i­ties. in In­ner Mon­go­lia, Shi Mo, Deputy Gen­eral Sec­re­tary, Peo­ple’s Gov­ern­ment of In­ner Mon­go­lia Au­ton­o­mous Re­gion, in­tro­duced the guests while Ai Li­hua, Vice Chair­man, Peo­ple’s Gov­ern­ment of In­ner Mon­go­lia Au­ton­o­mous Re­gion and Zhu Xiao­hong, Cul­tural Coun­sel­lor, Chi­nese Em­bassy in In­dia pre­sented the wel­come re­marks.

On the oc­ca­sion, He Zhil­iang, Di­rec­tor of Depart­ment of Cul­ture and Tourism, In­ner Mon­go­lia Au­ton­o­mous time we have come to In­dia to pro­mote In­ner Mon­go­lia prov­ince. We are try­ing to pro­mote the cul­ture of In­ner Mon­go­lia by show­cas­ing it through an art per­for­mance by ‘Anda Union’. I hope the In­dian au­di­ence will like this event and visit In­ner Mon­go­lia.”

Rep­re­sent­ing the travel trade, Chi­tra Bha­tia, Gen­eral Sec­re­tary, OTOAI and Ra­jeev Sabharwal, EC Mem­ber, OTOAI were also present at the event. A co­op­er­a­tion agree­ment was also signed be­tween Zhong Xin In­ter­na­tional Travel Com­pany and Delhi-based Pet­titts In­dia Tours.

Zhil­iang stated the ob­jec­tive be­hind the event was to fa­mil­iarise the In­dian mar­ket about In­ner Mon­go­lia. He men­tioned, “Very few Indians know about the prov­ince and its cul­ture. Both In­dia and China share a very cor­dial re­la­tion­ship for tourism and both of them are old civil­i­sa­tions. Af­ter last year’s meet­ing be­tween In­dia Prime Min­is­ter Naren­dra Modi and his coun­ter­part, Xi Jin­ping, both the gov­ern­ments have agreed to en­hance the peo­ple to peo­ple con­tact and we be­lieve that provin­cially, we will play a ma­jor role in this sec­tor.”

He Zhil­iang Di­rec­tor of Depart­ment of Cul­ture and Tourism, In­ner Mon­go­lia Au­ton­o­mous Re­gion

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