|Houston -November 16, 2013) Southern News Group, publisher of the Southern Chinese Daily News, located at 11122 Bellaire Blvd., will be hosting a delegation from China's Henan Province on November 19th and 20th, 2013. The ten-man delegation is being lead by Mrs. He Lin, Deputy Director General of the Henan Provincial Tourism Administration.|
The purpose of the visit will be to open a new Henan Tourism Promotion Center, Houston Branch, and Shaolin Temple Wushu Training Center, Houston Branch, at the International Trade Center, located at 11110 Bellaire Blvd.
Southern News Group plans to use its position as Houston's leading Asian media organization to promote tourism to Henan Province from the U.S. as well as promote the martial arts programs that will be offered by the Shaolin Temple Wushu Training Center, Houston Branch at the International Trade Center. Southern News will use its media resources of newspaper advertising and publicity page promotion, Channel 55.5 television advertising promotion and website promotion in this effort.
Southern News Group will discuss cooperation between two organizations of promoting tourism and Henan Province while also promoting Shaolin Temple Wushu Training Center, Houston Branch during this visit.
On Nov. 20, 2013 at 11:00AM an opening ceremony and unveiling of the signs of the Henan Tourism Promotion Center, Houston Branch and the Shaolin Temple Wushu Training Center, Houston Branch will be held. This ceremony will also include the signing the MOU with Southern News Group, introducing the Henan Province and outlining their purpose of establishing a Branch at the International Trade Center in Houston, Texas.
Henan province is considered the cradle of Chinese civilization due to its location on the Yellow River. This rich historic heritage has endowed it with numerous historic treasures, from primitive dwellings to earliest wheel thrown pottery. The remains of some of the earliest human settlements have been unearthed here. The Shaolin Temple, a Buddhist temple on Mount Song, near Dengfeng, Zhengzhou, is also located in Henan province. It is famous for its association with Chinese martial arts and particularly with Shaolin Kung Fu and it is the best known Mahayana Buddhist monastery in the Western world. Shaolin Monastery and its famed Pagoda Forest were inscribed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2010.
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