Important Chinese Officials visits the Carnival venue and workshop for research and inspection
On the morning of Sep. 22nd, Mr. QIU Dongyao, Mayor of Ningbo and other important Chinese officials inspected the preparation and security of the 2018 Ningbo-Nice International Carnival. QIU Dongyao stressed that the current preparatory work has entered the final stages. All departments of the event organizing committee must adhere to high standards and high quality, further refine their responsibilities, improve details, check for errors and mistakes, and do their best to install facilities, perform organizations, spectators, and traffic. Various service guarantees such as connection, communication security, public security maintenance, fire safety, etc.. The preparatory work should be done in a precise manner, ensuring that the activities are safe, in order and complete, presenting the most outstanding international cultural tourism event for Chinese and foreign guests. As a bridge for Sino-French and Sino-European tourism and cultural exchanges, the Ningbo Nice International Carnival will start on Sep. 28th. At present, the preparatory work is in full swing into the final stage.
In the float workshop, QIU Dongyao talked with the staff from France to learn about the history and construction of the floats. He stresses on the safety of construction and hopes that the event will be held safely and smoothly. QIU Dongyao also inspected the installation of the grandstands, lighting, audio and video equipment. Seeing that the staff is working in an orderly manner, Qi Dongyao expressed condolences to them and asked the relevant units to pay close attention to improving the on-site organization and command system and emergency plan, without missing a detail and leaving no hidden dangers.
Earlier this month, Director WAN Yawei of the Carnival’s Ningbo Organizing Committee also visited the workshop and stressed that the 2018 Ningbo-Nice International Carnival should be a feast for all Chinese and foreign audience. Meanwhile, it is also a test of Ningbo city tourism brand and a test of the city itself.