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19 Chinese tourists remain unaccounted for in Taiwan

19 tourists missing 19 Chinese tourists remain unaccounted for in Taiwan

Taipei - Family members of 19 Chinese tourists from China's Guangdong Province who remained unaccounted for Sunday are expected to arrive in Taiwan Tuesday and Wednesday, according to a travel ...

Chinese visitors shun Bangkok, opt for Phuket

Chinese Tourism To Thailand Chinese visitors shun Bangkok, opt for Phuket

President of Thai–China Travel Association said that the number of Chinese tourists visiting the country in the last quarter is satisfactory.

Tourism news: Over 2 million Chinese tourists to visit US by 2015

Chinese tourism to US Tourism news: Over 2 million Chinese tourists to visit US by 2015

NANJING - Over 2 million Chinese tourists are expected to visit the United States, and 3 million U.S.

Korean tourism to benefit as Chinese tourists avoid Japan, Philippines

Chinese Tourism To Korea Korean tourism to benefit as Chinese tourists avoid Japan, Philippines

China observes National Day this Friday marking the 61st anniversary of the People's Republic.

8 million Chinese tourists visited Hong Kong Disneyland in 5 years

Hong Kong Disneyland 8 million Chinese tourists visited Hong Kong Disneyland in 5 years

HONG KONG - Hong Kong Disneyland celebrated the fifth anniversary of its operation on Sunday, with Managing Director Andrew Kam saying it had received up to 8 million Chinese mainland tourists in ...

Tour guide loses license for forcing tourists to shop

Hong Kong Tour Guide Punished Tour guide loses license for forcing tourists to shop

HONG KONG - A local tourist guide who compelled mainland visitors to make purchases with discourteous and threatening remarks had her license revoked, the Travel Industry Council of Hong Kong ...

Chiang Kai-shek's lookalike stuns Chinese tourists in Taipei

Taiwan's latest tourist attraction Chiang Kai-shek's lookalike stuns Chinese tourists in Taipei

By Christine Lu, Ben Tai and Ralph Jennings

A double of Taiwan's one-time military strongman and ruler Chiang Kai-shek is drawing enthusiastic tourists from China, the very land that he swore to conquer while ruling the island ...

558 Chinese tourists cancel bookings with Philippine Airlines

Hong Kong travel warning for Philippines 558 Chinese tourists cancel bookings with Philippine Airlines

MANILA - More than 500 tourists from the Chinese mainland and Hong Kong have canceled their bookings with the Philippine Airlines (PAL), after the hostage incident took place on Monday, the ...

First Chinese medical tourism group to visit Taiwan in September

China-Taiwan Medical Tourism First Chinese medical tourism group to visit Taiwan in September

By Kuo Mei-lan and Y.L. Kao

Taipei, Taiwan - About 20 tourists from eastern China's Jiangsu Province will visit Taiwan Sept.

Philippine president promises safety for Chinese tourists

Benigno Aquino III: "deep sorrow" over death of Hong Kong tourists Philippine president promises safety for Chinese tourists

MANILA - Philippine President Benigno Aquino III on Tuesday told Chinese ambassador Liu Jianchao that his government is ready to implement measures to ensure safety of Chinese tourists, and to ...

China National Tourism Administration officials greeted by Minister of State

Chinese tourism officials in Canada China National Tourism Administration officials greeted by Minister of State

NIAGARA FALLS, ONTARIO - The Honourable Rob Moore, Minister of State (Small Business and Tourism), along with Dean Allison, Member of Parliament for Niagara West–Glanbrook, today greeted ...

South Korea goes after Chinese tourists

Visit Korea Year South Korea goes after Chinese tourists

By Lim Yun Suk

SEOUL - The South Korean government has designated 2010 to 2012 as "Visit Korea Year".

Cash-rich Chinese go on shopping spree in Japan

Chinese Tourism To Japan Cash-rich Chinese go on shopping spree in Japan

By Martin Foster

The Japanese are feeling the impact of China's emergence as an economic superpower in many different ways.

Southern Taiwan wants more Chinese tourists

China-Taiwan Tourism Southern Taiwan wants more Chinese tourists

Kaohsiung - Representatives of the tourism industry in Kaohsiung and Pingtung are scheduled to meet with a top tourism official from China Monday as part of efforts to attract more Chinese ...

South Korea relaxes visa requirements for Chinese visitors

Chinese Tourism To South Korea South Korea relaxes visa requirements for Chinese visitors

SEOUL - South Korea will drastically relax visa requirements for Chinese tourists beginning next week, in a move to attract more visitors from its fast-growing neighbour nation, Yonhap News Agency ...

Hong Kong's tourism blunders a bonus for Taiwan

Chinese Tourism To Hong Kong and Taiwan Hong Kong's tourism blunders a bonus for Taiwan

It's the sort of publicity any city could best do well without.

Massive influx of Chinese tourists exposes Taiwan's catering shortfalls

Chinese tourism to Taiwan Massive influx of Chinese tourists exposes Taiwan's catering shortfalls

Taipei - The arrival of Chinese tourists in ever-increasing droves has highlighted Taiwan's lack of large venues for staging large group activities, a local travel agency executive said ...

Taiwan welcomes Chinese tourism boom but not so much Chinese tourists

Chinese Tourism To Taiwan Taiwan welcomes Chinese tourism boom but not so much Chinese tourists

By Jonathan Adams,

The tour guide stood in Taiwan's National Palace Museum lobby, waving a tattered green pennant.

Ban on individual Chinese tourists visiting Taiwan to be lifted

Chinese Tourism To Taiwan Ban on individual Chinese tourists visiting Taiwan to be lifted

TAIPEI — Taiwan is likely to lift a ban on visits by individual Chinese tourists, Premier Wu Den-yih said Wednesday in yet another sign of Taipei's fast-warming ties with Beijing.

1 million Chinese tourists expected to visit Taiwan in 2010

Chinese Tourism To Taiwan 1 million Chinese tourists expected to visit Taiwan in 2010

Taipei - Taiwan expects to receive 1 million Chinese tourists in 2010 as the number of tour groups from the mainland grows, a newspaper said Monday.

Japan aims to lure more Chinese tourists, relaxes visa rules

Chinese tourism to Japan Japan aims to lure more Chinese tourists, relaxes visa rules

TOKYO - The Japanese government on Thursday relaxed visa rules applicable to Chinese nationals to encourage more tourists to visit and help boost the nation's flagging retail sector.

Japanese economy getting a lift from hundreds of thousands of Chinese tourists

Chinese tourists flock to Japan Japanese economy getting a lift from hundreds of thousands of Chinese tourists

TOKYO — Snapping up four Japanese luxury Seiko watches as if they were cheap chocolate souvenirs, a 36-year-old Chinese tourist plunks down $4,500 in cash at a glitzy store in downtown ...

Abandoned Chinese tourists cry foul in Phuket

Guide Abandons Tour Group In Thailand Abandoned Chinese tourists cry foul in Phuket

CHALONG, PHUKET - A Chinese tour guide is being held in Chalong Police Station after bringing 11 of his countrymen on vacation to Phuket and then abandoning them.

California sees double-digit growth in Chinese tourist numbers

Chinese Tourism To California Rapidly Increases California sees double-digit growth in Chinese tourist numbers

The statistics released by the California Travel and Tourism Commission (CTTC) shows the number of tourists to California from Chinese mainland has witnessed a rapid increase in recent years and ...

Japanese government to ease restrictions on Chinese tourist visas

Japan To Relax Visa Requirements For Chinese Japanese government to ease restrictions on Chinese tourist visas

TOKYO - The Japanese government plans to relax the restrictions on income conditions for granting visas to individual Chinese tourists as of July 1 in a bid to attract more Chinese to Japan, Kyodo ...

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