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Learned from the 8th Dunhuang Silk Road International Tourism Festival Video Conference that this year’s tourism festival will be held from June 19 to July 20 for a period of one month. 63 activities will be held throughout the province, involving culture, sports, health care, commerce, research, folk customs, science and technology, etc. It is expected that 33.767 million visits will be made to the province and tourism revenue will reach 23.64 billion Yuan.
The theme of this year's tourism festival is " A symphony of silk road, a pleasant journey to Gansu ". The festival is co-sponsored by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism and the People's Government of Gansu Province. The Kyrgyz Republic is the guest country of this tourism festival, the World Tourism Organization and the World Travel Federation. Asia Pacific Tourism Association is a support unit. The tourism opening ceremony series will be held in Jiayuguan City from June 19th to 20th. At that time, about 600 overseas travelers, domestic top 100 tour operators, domestic and foreign investors, international and domestic tourism officials and representatives of government agencies will be invited, with guests from home and abroad will attend the conference.