The Third "Maritime Silk Road" (Fuzhou) International Tourism Festival Launching Ceremony Held in Fuzhou
On November 19, 2017, the launching ceremony of the Third Maritime Silk Road (Fuzhou) International Tourism Festival was jointly held by China National Tourism Administration (CNTA) and Fujian Provincial People's Government in Fuzhou, Fujian Province. Wei Hongtao, CNTA Vice Chairmann, Wang Ning, Member of the Standing Committee of the CPC Fujian Provincial Committee and Secretary of the CPC Fuzhou Municipal Committee, Huang Qiyu, Vice Governor of Fujian Provincial People's Government, You Mengjun, Mayor of Fuzhou People's Government, Consul General Fu Xinwei of Philippine Consulate General in Xiamen, Consul General Chi Chiew Sum of Singaporean Consulate General in Xiamen, and Deputy Consul General Meng Kun of Thai Consulate General in Xiamen attended the launching ceremony.
At the launching ceremony, the Fuzhou Sub-center of CNTA Data Center was opened. It is learned that this is the first such sub-center set up in the country. The center will be responsible for the tourism-specific data collection, excavation and analysis, related data application, and featured tourism data collection and analysis on both sides of the Taiwan Strait. By pooling tourism elements information, we endeavor to build a national comprehensive big data center about tourism characterized by "big data + tourism + Internet + related industries". This marks the Fuzhou has made significant achievements in building the tourism big data industry. (Excerpt from the Department of Tourism Promotion and International Cooperation, CNTA)