Introduction to CNTA Leaders:
Chairman and Secretary of the Party Leadership Group: Li Jinzao
Vice Chairman and Member of the Party Leadership Group: Du Jiang, Li Shihong, Wang Xiaofeng ,Wei Hongtao.
CNTA Internal Departments: General Office, Comprehensive Coordination Department, Department of Policy and Legal Affairs, Department of Tourism Promotion and International Liaison, Department of Planning and Finance, Office of National Red Tourism Coordination Group, Department of Quality Standardization and Administration, Department of Affairs on Tourism of Hong Kong, Macao & Taiwan, Department of Personnel, Party Committee, Office of Retired Cadres.
Organization at CNTA: Supervision Bureau
Organizations directly affiliated: Service Center of CNTA, Information Center of CNTA, China Tourism News Office, China Travel & Tourism Press, China Tourism Management Institute and China National Tourism Institute.
Subordinate Associations: China Tourism Association, China Association of Travel Services, China Tourist Hotels Association, China Tourism Automobile and Cruise Association and China Association of Tourism Journals.
General Office: It is responsible for the coordination for general affairs of CNTA, monitors the progress of major tasks; carries out routine work involving documents, phone calls, meetings, confidential information, archives, etc.; conducts tasks in relation to information, security, confidentiality, letters and visits, and release of information on business operations; and manages supporting services (entrusted to the Service Center).
Comprehensive Coordination Department under the General Office: It coordinates efforts to build a public tourism service system; studies and drafts policies to boost visitor spending; encourages tourists to go on holidays; guides the development of holiday tourism, monitors and manages the tourism safety in an all-round manner; provides instructions on tourism emergency, rescue and insurance; carries out tourism publicity activities, and promotes IT-based tourism development (entrusted to the Information Center).
Department of Policy and Legal Affairs: responsible for drafting up relevant laws and regulations, drafting up regulations and supervising the implementation; researching major issues during the operation of tourist economy, undertaking the work relating to the structural transformation of tourism; auditing the legality of relevant normative documents of CNTA; statistics of tourism and expenditure of international tourism.
Department of Tourism Promotion and International Liaison: responsible for the development of domestic and international tourist markets, organizing promotional activities for key tourist regions, destinations and routes; international cooperation and communication, promoting the orderly opening of outbound tourism destinations towards Chinese citizens; examination and approval of foreign travel agencies to be established in China; instructing the operation of China’s tourist institutions stationed abroad.
Department of Planning and Finance: It drafts tourism development plans and makes arrangements for their implementation; surveys, plans, explores and protects tourism resources; coordinates the development of the tourism industry, its various segments, and surrounding industries; boosts merging business models in tourism and promotes regional tourism cooperation; guides the planning and development of key tourism areas, destinations and routes; attracts social investment in tourism; and undertakes CNTA’s financial and auditing work as well as state-owned assets management.
Office of National Red Tourism Coordination Group under the Planning and Finance Department: It carries out such tasks as publicity and promotion, route development, administrative services, and personnel training for red tourism; and undertakes the duties of the Office of National Red Tourism Coordination Group.
Department of Quality Standardization and Administration: responsible for supervising and managing tourist service quality and market order, instructing the construction of the ideological infrastructure and the credibility system; relevant work on tourists standards, drafting up service standards of various scenic areas and spots, resorts as well as tourist boarding, travel agencies, tourist facilities of automobiles and cruises and organizing the implementation; instructing the operation of tourist organizations.
Department of Affairs on Tourism of Hong Kong, Macao & Taiwan: responsible for drafting up policies on travel to Hong Kong, Macao & Taiwan and organizing the implementation; promoting tourist markets of Hong Kong, Macao & Taiwan; undertaking affairs on travel to Hong Kong, Macao & Taiwan as stipulated; examine and approve travel agencies of Hong Kong, Macao & Taiwan established in the Mainland; Instructing the operation of Mainland tourist institutions stationed in Hong Kong, Macao & Taiwan.
Department of Personnel: responsible for personnel administration and set-up of CNTA and organizations directly affiliated; guiding tourist trainings; stipulating vocational qualifications and ranking standards for tourist practitioners and supervising the implementation; undertaking the work on supporting tourism of Tibet by tourist talents.
CNTA Party Committee: responsible for party-masses relations of CNTA and its organizations directly affiliated in Beijing.
Office of Retired Cadres: responsible for affairs on retired cadres of CNTA and guiding affairs on retired cadres of organizations directly affiliated.