Text Version
RSS Feeds
Newsletter
Home Forum Photos Features Newsletter Archive Employment
About US Help Site Map
SEARCH   About US FAQ Site Map What's New?
  SERVICES
  -Text Version
  -RSS Feeds
  -Newsletter
  -News Archive
  -Give us feedback
  -Voices of Readers
  -Online community
  -China Biz info
  What's new
Indonesia, China step up efforts to boost tourist arrivals
+ -
14:02, June 28, 2007

 Related News
 China considers to suspend or reduce interest tax on bank savings
 China's State Council passes Chongqing development plan
 Comment  Tell A Friend
 Print Format  Save Article
Indonesia and China have been making serious efforts to boost tourist arrivals between the two countries and will do more to boost cooperation in tourism and culture, an Indonesian official said Wednesday.

"We have been working to boost arrivals between the two countries by giving 'visa on arrival' service and increasing flights from China to Indonesia and vice versa to 16 times a week,"said Minister of Culture and Tourism Jero Wacik.

He made the remarks after hosting a meeting with his Chinese counterpart Sun Jiazheng here.

According to the Indonesian government data, 200,000 Indonesiantourists traveled to China in 2006, while 100,000 Chinese touristsvisited Indonesia.

Jero Wacik said the two governments were now in talks on the opening of direct flight between Guilin and Bali.

In the meeting with Sun Jiazheng, Jero proposed the exchange ofcultural shows in which Indonesian dancers perform a colossal showon the Great Wall and Chinese dancers entertain at the monumental Borobudur Temple in Central Java.

Source: Xinhua



  Your Message:   Most Commented:

|About Peopledaily.com.cn | Advertise on site | Contact us | Site map | Job offer|
Copyright by People's Daily Online, All Rights Reserved

http://english.people.com.cn/90001/90776/6200896.pdf