A high-powered delegation from Yunnan and the officials in India joined TAAI to announce the 65th Convention & Exhibition of TAAI at Kunming, Yunnan from the November 27-30.

On September 18, a MoU was signed between TAAI and Yunnan Provincial Tourism Development Commission (YPTDC) to promote travel and tourism.

For over a year, there have been discussions between TAAI & YPTDC to organize the TAAI Convention in Kunming in Yunnan Province, China. Kunming is directly connected from DEL & CCU and has extensive connect via BKK; CAN; KUL & SIN. A press meeting in New Delhi witnessed this announcement. It was a big welcome accorded to Shi Lin, Vice Director General of YPTDC, Liu Huibo, Vice Director of International Marketing Department of YPTDC, Fang Limin, Vice Director of International Marketing Department of YPTDC, Li Bijian, Deputy Chief Minister of the Embassy of China; Tianxin, Director of Indian Office of the Culture and Tourism, Ministry of China.

The ceremony also had Zhao Jun from the China Embassy."It was a pleasure to have had the representatives of the three Chinese Airlines flying out of India – China Eastern; Shandong Airlines and China Southern to also join the event," the organizers said.

This is the first time TAAI will be organizing the Annual Convention at China.