29th National Book Trade Expo to be held in Xi'an
en.xa.gov.cn     Updated: 2019-05-16

The 29th National Book Trade Expo is scheduled to be held in Xi'an from July 27 to 30, according to a preparatory meeting on May 14 in the city, Xi’an Daily reported.

The expo’s theme, logo, official website, and WeChat public service media were announced at the meeting. Furthermore, the main venue, sub-venue arrangements, key cultural activities and highlights of the book expo were introduced.

Niu Yibing, member of the Standing Committee of the CPC Shaanxi Provincial Committee and director of the Publicity Department of the CPC Shaanxi Provincial Committee, delivered a speech at the meeting.

He said the expo held in Xi'an will be a tribute to Shaanxi's cultural circles on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China.

Niu said the Shaanxi government will spare no efforts in the preparatory work and will ensure the characteristics and quality of the book trade expo.

Liu Xiaokai, director of the Printing and Distribution Bureau of the Publicity Department of the Communist Party of China, pointed out that it is necessary to adhere to the principles of integrity and make this book expo a cultural event with distinctive features, creative ideas and remarkable effects.

Dong Yiwei, deputy director of the Printing and Distribution Bureau of the Publicity Department of the Communist Party of China, Cheng Ningbo, deputy director of the Publicity Department of the CPC Shaanxi Provincial Committee and director of the Shaanxi Provincial Press and Publication Bureau (Copyright Bureau), as well as more than 160 representatives from the press and publication authorities, publishing units and issuing units of other provinces attended the meeting.

Zhang Lin, member of the Standing Committee of the CPC Xi’an Municipal Committee and director of the Publicity Department of the CPC Xi’an Municipal Committee, presided over the meeting.