Beijing int'l tourism expo opens
The expo covers an area of about 22,000 square meters, where more than 200 exhibitors from home and abroad are showcasing their unique cultures and tourism resources.
More exhibitors come from Europe this year with France, Ireland, Bulgaria, Slovakia and Malta participating in the expo for the first time, said Wang Yue, deputy director of the Beijing culture and tourism bureau.
BEIJING, June 19 (Xinhua) -- The Beijing International Tourism Expo 2019 opened Tuesday in Beijing, attracting travel agencies and tourist enterprises from over 200 countries and regions.
As an important part of the 2019 China International Fair for Trade in Services, the expo has provided a platform for the exchange of culture and tourism products.
The expo will last until Thursday.
Artists from Bulgaria perform at Beijing International Tourism Expo 2019 in China National Convention Center in Beijing, capital of China, June 18, 2019. (Xinhua/Pan Xu)
The expo has also invited over 120 buyers from 65 countries and regions.