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Xu Qin Delivered a Presentation Speech and Fu Zhifang et al. Were Present
On the evening of 17 September, the Opening Ceremony of the 2nd Conference of Hebei Tourism Industry Development and Tourism and Culture Presentation were organized at the Biluota Park, Beidaihe, Qinghuangdao. Governor Xu Qin delivered a presentation speech. CPPCC Chairman Fu Zhifang of Hebei et al. were present. Deputy Secretary General (Executive Director) Zoltan Somogyi of the World Tourism Organization and Director Zhang Jilin of the China National Tourism Administration respectively made a speech.
On behalf of the provincial party committee and the provincial government, Xu Qin sincerely welcome all the guests present at the tourism conference, and thanked them for the concern and support for Hebei for a long time. The tourism industry is of important strategic significance for the overall situation of economic and social development. President Xi Jinping stressed as a comprehensive industry, tourism is a major driving force of economic development, a bridge for the spread of civilization, the exchange of cultures and the promotion of friendship; it's also a significant indication people's living standard. When General Secretary Xi Jinping worked at Zhengding, Hebei more than 30 years ago, he had the insight to build Rongguofu scenic area, restore ancient pagodas and regulate environment, setting up the "Zhengding mode" of domestic tourism and shining the light of thoughts up to now.
Xu Qin said that in the beautiful China, Hebei is a magnificent part. President Xi Jinping praised that "Hebei is a piece of land of revolution, land of heroes and land where "the new China came from". Owing to regional advantages and surrounding Beijing and Tianjin, Hebei is an important component of the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei world-class city agglomeration; it has heavy historical and cultural connotations, 4 world cultural heritages located at 6 places, 5 world-class famous historic and cultural cities and 278 national-level cultural relic protection sites; it has convenient and smooth traffic as the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region establishes the one-hour traffic circle and half-hour commuting circle; with abundant tourism resources, Hebei is the only province with sea coast, plain, lake, hill, mountain and plateau in China, showing the epitome of China's topography and geomorphology.
From the delicate PPT which introduces glamorous Hebei, including the coast of blue sea, green mountains and waters, red culture, golden historic culture, silver ice and snow scenery and colorful folk custom, Xu Qin and participants appreciated brilliant historic culture and magnificent mountains and rivers of Hebei. Participants highly praised, became intoxicated with and yearned for colorful, varied, beautiful and pleasant attractions in Hebei, such as the coast of the Bohai Sea with soft sands and friendly tides, luxuriantly green Taihang Mountains, South Hebei Plain that stretches as far as eye can see, North Hebei Bashang Plateau with a vast expanse of green land, time-honored and splendid Yan (1122 BC- 222 BC) - Zhao (403 BC to 222 BC) culture and folk customs with unique charms.