Ilyumzhinov Arrives in China

Today, the president of the International Chess Federation (FIDE) has arrived in the Chinese city of Huai'an, where, in particular, he is going to speak at the opening ceremony of the SportAccord World Mind Games.

In addition, his work schedule includes the press conference with the local and foreign media. After that, Ilyumzhinov is invited to the welcome dinner, where he will meet with the Vice Minister of China's General Administration of Sport and the Vice Governor of Jiangsu Province.

The next day the head of FIDE will hold the regular meeting of the International Mind Sports Association (IMSA), of which he is the President and has been for the past several years.