Chengdu Cultural Tourism Promotion Conference Held in Greece
On January 22, 2019, the "Chengdu Cultural Tourism Promotion Conference for the 2019 Happy Spring Festival" sponsored by the Chengdu Municipal People's Government and hosted by the Municipal Foreign Affairs Office, the Municipal Bureau of Commerce and the Municipal Cultural and Tourism Bureau was held in Athens, Greece. This is the first time when Chengdu officially launched a city marketing campaign in Greece. The tourism promotion of Chengdu and Dujiangyan was carried out on the spot. Through tourist routes introduction, video broadcasting, photo exhibition, exhibition of creative products in Chengdu, customized Chengdu featured souvenirs, rich and diverse culture of Chengdu has been displayed, deepening the understanding of relevant resources of Chengdu in Greek industries of political, business and tourism. More than 100 people attended the event, including deputy mayor of Athens, director of the International Department of the Ministry of Agricultural and Food Development, chairman of the Greek-Chinese Economic Cooperation Chamber of Commerce, representatives of the Athens Tourism Bureau, major Greek travel agencies, airlines, chambers of commerce and mainstream Greek media.