From the United States Consulate General in Chengdu Commerce Department was informed that the United States will face in southwest China to further open the door to visitors. 25, from the U.S. tourism industry, many companies were one with the Chinese travel agency business communication and docking.
25 afternoon, the U.S. Consulate General in Chengdu in Chengdu Commerce held a U.S. travel industry roadshows and briefings tourist visa to the United States. Its purpose is to the United States with China's tourism industry tourism agencies and travel agents provide a good platform to facilitate bilateral partnership, facing southwest China to better introduce and promote the tourism industry in the United States.
"I hope that through this event, to allow more Chinese people understand the U.S. The U.S. is very welcome Chinese tourists soon!" U.S. Consulate General in Chengdu Acting Consul Mei Ru Rui (Gregory May) said. Including Delta Air Lines, Disney Theme Parks and Resorts, and Walt Disney World, Florida Tourism Bureau, U.S. travel companies, including a number of international companies were on display.
"A lot of Chinese friends for a U.S. visa There is a misconception that the United States will only accept visa for business or to visit relatives, this is not true. U.S. welcomes tourists from China to the United States to visit and experience the lives of the American people." Mei Ru Rui said. It is reported that last year the U.S. Embassy and consulates of Chinese citizens has issued more than 550, 000 non-immigrant visas, most of them are tourist visa. In June, the U.S. Embassy and consulates accept visa applications than last year increased by 69%.This entry was posted in and tagged American tour . Bookmark the .
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"They were getting their hotel prices locked in, ...o know what we are going to do about it," Kuykendall said. "We've been proactive early on. We signed a contract with Southwest Airlines to boost traffic for fall and winter. We opened an office in China."
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