Category: China Travel News

China, officially the People's Republic of China, is a country in East Asia and is the world's most populous country, with a population of around 1.428 billion in 2017. Covering approximately 9,600,000 square kilometers, it is the third-largest or the fourth-largest country by area.

Pakistan launches its first ever metro train line built by China
Pakistan travel news

Pakistan launches its first ever metro train line built by China

mm Harry S. Johnson- October 27, 2020

Pakistani officials announced that the country's first ever metro train service, constructed by China State Railway Group Co., Ltd. and ... Read More

W Hotels debuts in Southwest China with W Chengdu
Hotel & Resort News

W Hotels debuts in Southwest China with W Chengdu

mm Harry S. Johnson- October 26, 2020

W Hotels Worldwide, part of Marriott International, expands its footprint into southwest China with a hot and spicy new addition ... Read More

Beijing limits new daily arrivals to 500 people to curb COVID-19 spread
China Travel News

Beijing limits new daily arrivals to 500 people to curb COVID-19 spread

mm Harry S. Johnson- October 12, 2020

Beijing city authorities announced that they will limit the number of people entering the city daily. According to reports, no ... Read More

ExecuJet Haite completes largest business jet inspection in China
Aviation News

ExecuJet Haite completes largest business jet inspection in China

mm Harry S. Johnson- October 8, 2020

ExecuJet Haite Aviation Services China announced the completion of China’s largest business jet inspection and first 96-month check on an ... Read More

Beijing reports nearly 10 million visits during the National Day holiday
Breaking Travel News

Beijing reports nearly 10 million visits during the National Day holiday

mm Harry S. Johnson- October 8, 2020

Beijing Municipal Bureau of Culture and Tourism recorded over 9.98 million visits during the eight-day National Day holiday. Among them, ... Read More

San Francisco to Shanghai again flying nonstop
Airline News

San Francisco to Shanghai again flying nonstop

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- October 4, 2020

US-China relations are at an all-time low. US President Trump blames China to be responsible for the spread of COVID-19, ... Read More

Business Travel News

BUZZ Travel Expo China Summit builds bridges to China

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- October 3, 2020

All Tourism Professionals worldwide are welcome to join the BUZZ Expo China Summit - a truly unique digital trade show ... Read More

China Holds First Live Green Event Since COVID-19
Meeting Industry News

China Holds First Live Green Event Since COVID-19

Mario Masciullo - Special to eTN Mario Masciullo - Special to eTN- October 2, 2020

The demand for green technologies is constantly growing in China, as evidenced clearly at the 16th edition of the sector’s ... Read More

LUX Chongzuo, Guangxi appoints General Manager
Hotel & Resort News

LUX Chongzuo, Guangxi appoints General Manager

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- September 27, 2020

LUX* Resorts & Hotels has appointed seasoned hotelier Coco Wen as the opening general manager of the highly anticipated LUX* ... Read More

US companies sue Trump administration over China tariffs
Government and Public Sector Tourism News

US companies sue Trump administration over China tariffs

mm Harry S. Johnson- September 26, 2020

Almost 3,500 American companies, including major corporations such as Tesla, Ford Motor Company, Target, Walgreens and Home Depot,  have taken ... Read More

Chinese electric carmaker exhibits flying car prototype at Beijing motor show
Transportation News

Chinese electric carmaker exhibits flying car prototype at Beijing motor show

mm Harry S. Johnson- September 26, 2020

The Guangzhou-based electric vehicle maker Xpeng presented a prototype of a flying car that the company is currently developing at ... Read More

Beijing Calls for Open and Inclusive International Cooperation across Regions
China Travel News

Beijing Calls for Open and Inclusive International Cooperation across Regions

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- September 21, 2020

With the theme of "Creativity empowers cities, technology creates the future", the Third UNESCO Creative Cities Beijing Summit, organized by ... Read More

China promises one-hour travel anywhere in the world by 2045
Travel Technology News

China promises one-hour travel anywhere in the world by 2045

mm Harry S. Johnson- September 19, 2020

Bao Weimin, a member of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, announced that China's top space travel researchers are working on ... Read More

China issues travel advisory for Czech Republic over COVID-19 spike
Travel Safety & Emergencies

China issues travel advisory for Czech Republic over COVID-19 spike

mm Harry S. Johnson- September 12, 2020

The Chinese Ministry of Culture and Tourism on Friday issued a notice advising Chinese citizens to avoid tours to the ... Read More

Hyatt Regency Lanzhou opens as new landmark Beside China’s Yellow River
Hotel & Resort News

Hyatt Regency Lanzhou opens as new landmark Beside China’s Yellow River

mm Harry S. Johnson- September 10, 2020

Hyatt Regency Lanzhou opens today. The 711-foot-tall (217-meter-tall) landmark beside the Yellow River is the first Hyatt hotel in Lanzhou, ... Read More

Lux Collection expands 5 Star to Chongzuo, Guangxi, China
Breaking Travel News

Lux Collection expands 5 Star to Chongzuo, Guangxi, China

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- September 10, 2020

The Lux Collective, a luxury hotel management operator headquartered in Singapore, has signed an agreement with Mingshi Yijing Tourism Development ... Read More

Aquatech China 2020: First RAI exhibition in China since COVID-19 outbreak
Meeting Industry News

Aquatech China 2020: First RAI exhibition in China since COVID-19 outbreak

mm Harry S. Johnson- August 31, 2020

Aquatech China 2020, the largest international exhibition for process, drinking and waste water in Asia has opened its doors at ... Read More

Marriott International expands its presence in China
Hospitality Industry News

Marriott International expands its presence in China

mm Harry S. Johnson- August 28, 2020

Marriott International, Inc. today announced the opening of its dual-branded hotel, JW Marriott Hotel Yinchuan and Courtyard by Marriott Yinchuan ... Read More

United Airlines doubles service between San Francisco and Shanghai
Airline News

United Airlines doubles service between San Francisco and Shanghai

mm Harry S. Johnson- August 18, 2020

United Airlines today announced it will increase service to China from two to four weekly flights between San Francisco and ... Read More

Meet Heidi Tang, the new Executive Assistant Manager at Niccolo Changsha Hotel in Hainan
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Meet Heidi Tang, the new Executive Assistant Manager at Niccolo Changsha Hotel in Hainan

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- August 18, 2020

The new luxury sky hotel, Niccolo Changsha has a new Executive Assistant Manager. The hotel crowns the top floors of ... Read More

Hilton introduces AI customer service chatbot
Travel Technology News

Hilton introduces AI customer service chatbot

mm Chief Assignment Editor- August 17, 2020

Hilton today announced the result of a month-long competition for the design of its new AI chatbot cartoon character – ... Read More

Hubei visitor attractions are now free for domestic tourists
China Travel News

Hubei visitor attractions are now free for domestic tourists

mm Harry S. Johnson- August 7, 2020

Local government in China's Hubei Province announced that all of almost 400 province's scenic tourist attractions will open to domestic ... Read More

Emirates to fly its flagship A380 superjumbo to Guangzhou
Airline News

Emirates to fly its flagship A380 superjumbo to Guangzhou

mm Harry S. Johnson- August 3, 2020

Emirates has announced that it will deploy its iconic A380 aircraft to Guangzhou from 8 August 2020. The airline has ... Read More

Etihad Airways flies back to Shanghai
Airline News

Etihad Airways flies back to Shanghai

mm Harry S. Johnson- July 23, 2020

Etihad Airways announced that it will re-start passenger service from Abu Dhabi, UAE to Shanghai, China. The flights will operate ... Read More

6.3 Earthquake Shook Nepal and China
Travel Safety & Emergencies

6.3 Earthquake Shook Nepal and China

editor editor- July 22, 2020

A 6.3 magnitude earthquake shook Nepal and China when it happened in Western Xizang at 20:07:19 UTC at a depth ... Read More

Trump strips Hong Kong of its special status
Government and Public Sector Tourism News

Trump strips Hong Kong of its special status

mm Harry S. Johnson- July 14, 2020

US President Donald Trump announced the signing of the 'Hong Kong Autonomy Act' and an executive order ending all preferential ... Read More

Egypt first African Country to get COVID19 vaccine
Breaking Travel News

Egypt first African Country to get COVID19 vaccine

The Media Line The Media Line- July 12, 2020

The Chinese consul-general in Alexandria, Jiao Li Ying, has confirmed his country’s pledge that Egypt will be among the first ... Read More

US and China vie to lead domestic aviation market globally
Airline News

US and China vie to lead domestic aviation market globally

mm Harry S. Johnson- July 9, 2020

China and the US jostle to lead the world in domestic flights as air travel slowly resumes following a relaxation ... Read More

Beijing threatening to impose visa restrictions on US citizens
Breaking Travel News

Beijing threatening to impose visa restrictions on US citizens

mm Harry S. Johnson- July 8, 2020

Chinese government officials announced today that China will impose visa restrictions on US citizens who have engaged in “egregious” behavior ... Read More

Italian Tourism Without USA and Russia Loses Luxury Customers
Breaking Travel News

Italian Tourism Without USA and Russia Loses Luxury Customers

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- July 7, 2020

The European Union (EU) opened tourist borders to non-Schengen flights but left Italian tourism without USA and Russia, while in ... Read More

Seychelles Featured on Popular Chinese Travel Website Mafengwo
Travel Technology News

Seychelles Featured on Popular Chinese Travel Website Mafengwo

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- July 3, 2020

Adding some tropical flavor to the Dragon Boat Festival in the midst of the difficult times of the COVID-19 pandemic, ... Read More

United Airlines resumes Shanghai flights from San Francisco
Airline News

United Airlines resumes Shanghai flights from San Francisco

mm Harry S. Johnson- June 26, 2020

United Airlines announced today it will resume service to China with twice-weekly flights between San Francisco and Shanghai's Pudong International Airport ... Read More

Delta Air Lines resumes flights between US and China
Airline News

Delta Air Lines resumes flights between US and China

mm Harry S. Johnson- June 22, 2020

Delta Air Lines will re-start service between Seattle and Shanghai-Pudong via Seoul-Incheon on June 25, operating twice per week. From July ... Read More

Beijing COVID-19 outbreak slowing China air travel recovery
Airline News

Beijing COVID-19 outbreak slowing China air travel recovery

mm Harry S. Johnson- June 19, 2020

A renewed spike in COVID-19 cases in Beijing is slowing the recovery of passenger jet operations in China, according to ... Read More

1,225 flights cancelled in Beijing today over new COVID-19 spike
Travel Safety & Emergencies

1,225 flights cancelled in Beijing today over new COVID-19 spike

mm Harry S. Johnson- June 17, 2020

1.255 airline flights were cancelled at two international airports in Beijing, Shoudou and Daxing. According to news reports, cancellations were ... Read More

Five new Ramada hotels opening in China
Hotel & Resort News

Five new Ramada hotels opening in China

mm Harry S. Johnson- June 15, 2020

Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, the world's largest hotel franchising company with approximately 9,300 hotels across 90 countries, today announced plans ... Read More