Xuyi county in China's Jiangsu province has signed an agreement with the IPS to cooperate in Xuyi becoming an astronomy-themed tourist site. IPS President Shawn Laatsch spoke at the recent signing ceremony in Xuyi. The agreement entails monetary contributions to IPS for favorable branding afforded by association with IPS. More details are in an article on the China Global Television Network (CGTN) website: Eastern China town building 'The Sky Eye' to attract world astronomy lover.
Photo of IPS President Shawn Laatsch speaking at the signing ceremony: