As New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio wrote in his greeting letter to SAFA: "Much like that ancient commerce network, the Association has also fostered international exchange and I am grateful for its efforts to enhance the cultural landscape of our global city and unite and entertain Chinese Americans and New Yorkers of all backgrounds."
With the support from the China National Tourist Office (CNTO) in New York, "Explore the Beauty of China along the Silk Road," was showcased to about 2 million people in Times Square as hundreds of millions more watched globally ahead of the New Year's Eve Countdown Celebration on Dec. 31, 2016.
Zhang, QiYue, Consul General of Consulate General of People's Republic of China, Peter Zhang, President of the Sino-American Friendship Association, Wang, YanJie, Director of China National Tourist Office as well as NY City Representative were in attendance. The event was hosted by Li, Li Executive Vice President and the well-known TV personality Allison Hagendorf.
About Sino-American Friendship Association
The New York-based Sino-American Friendship Association, (SAFA), was founded in 1992 as an independent non-profit organization to focus on business, cultural and educational activities between US and China. For more see: http://www.safaus.org/.
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SOURCE Sino-American Friendship Association (SAFA)