联系人：吴 英 0086029-87290931
LETTER OF INVITATION
Dear Friends from the Press,
ThePublic Memorial Ceremony to the Yellow Emperor (Huangdi) onTomb-Sweeping Day(Qingming Festival) of 2014 will be grandly held at 9:50 a.m. on April 5th, 2014, in Sacrifice Square of Qiaoshan, Huangling County. On the occasion, around 10,000 people including the leaders from CPC andcentral government, national ministries and commissions, other provinces,municipalities and autonomous regions, as well as overseas Chinese and Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan compatriots will attend the event.
Public Memorial Ceremony to Yellow Emperor on TombSweeping Day is a national activity organized by Shaanxi Provincial People’sGovernment, Taiwan Affairs Office of the State Council, and Overseas ChineseAffairs Office of the State Council. The theme of the public memorial ceremonythis year is “Pay Homage to Our Ancestors and Inherit the Chinese Civilization.”During the event, a series of activities will be conducted such as the Seminaron Qingming Yellow Emperor Culture, the Unique Traditional Culture Forum, the Cross-StraitsMasters’ Painting & Calligraphy Exhibition, and the Intangible CulturalHeritage Exhibition. Meanwhile, Press Office of Shaanxi Provincial People'sGovernment will organize a Shaanxi tour for media from home and abroad.
We specially invite one to two journalists from yourmedia to Shaanxi at the appointed time.
The journalists are supposed to carry with theirindividual reporter certificates, and cover their expenses incurred in theround trips to Shaanxi. Board and lodging as well as transportation during theinterview in Shaanxi are provided.
Please send the application form of journalists (app.Ⅱ) to our office by March20th.
Press Office of Shaanxi Provincial People’s Government, China
March 8th, 2014
Contacts: Wu Ying 0086-029-87290931 18291918787
Note: Further information about Public MemorialCeremony to Yellow Emperor on Tomb Sweeping Day of 2014 is available inwww.huangdi.gov.cn
Schedule of Public MemorialCeremony to Yellow Emperor on Tomb Sweeping Day of 2014 and Shaanxi Tour for Mediafrom Home and Abroad
All day: Checking in at the Qujiang Hotel, Xi’an
Morning: Public Memorial Ceremony to Yellow Emperor onTomb Sweeping Day of 2014
The series of culturalactivities of the public memorial ceremony
Visiting the former site of Luochuan Meeting, Yan'an RevolutionaryMemorial Hall, and the Pagoda Mountain etc.
Visiting the famous old revolutionary base areas suchas Zaoyuan, Yangjialing, Wangjiaping and the site of 7th CPC National Congress
Visiting the “Capital of Revolution” Zhidan County and the repository of art, Zichang Grottoe
Backing to Xi’an, and Leave Shaanxi