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Chinese travelers ‘harassed’: Beijing issues US travel warning

Chinese travelers ‘harassed’: Beijing issues US travel warning

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 4, 2019 16:26 0

China has issued a travel warning to its citizens traveling to the US, citing reports that trade war tensions have seen Washington using its powers ... Read More

Seychelles Tourism Board and its partners meet premium Tour Operators in China

Seychelles Tourism Board and its partners meet premium Tour Operators in China

editor editor- May 30, 2019 21:05 0

The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) organized the first-ever joint high-end sales call in China from the May 6-14, 2019. The delegation headed by STB representative ... Read More

Chinese tourism is FIT and healthy

Chinese tourism is FIT and healthy

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 29, 2019 07:53 0

“Chinese tourism is FIT and healthy.” That is the latest evaluation after a research company analysed over 17 million flight booking transactions a day. But ... Read More

Viking and China Merchants Group to build cruise line for Chinese cruise market

Viking and China Merchants Group to build cruise line for Chinese cruise market

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 10, 2019 22:36 0

Viking Cruises and China Merchants Shekou, representing China Merchants Group, announced they have signed a memorandum of understanding to form a joint venture focused on ... Read More

Chinese outbound tourists’ favorite activities ranked

Chinese outbound tourists’ favorite activities ranked

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 15, 2019 16:15 0

While their non-Chinese counterparts trotted along the desert of Egypt, transporting themselves to the ancient days where Pharaohs ruled, the typical Chinese tourists would find ... Read More

How Independent Hotels Make Big Money on Chinese FIT Travelers: The Mini Program

How Independent Hotels Make Big Money on Chinese FIT Travelers: The Mini Program

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 15, 2019 00:29 0

Compass Edge knows there is a good reason why independent hotels selling rooms to Chinese travelers should have a "Mini Program" on WeChat. Only 10% ... Read More

Chinese traveling overseas: 150 million in 2018 did it

Chinese traveling overseas: 150 million in 2018 did it

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 10, 2019 12:03 0

A total of 149.72 million outbound trips were made by Chinese tourists in 2018, up 14.7 percent from the previous year, the Ministry of Culture ... Read More

First Costa Cruises ship designed for Chinese market comes into service

First Costa Cruises ship designed for Chinese market comes into service

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 1, 2019 21:24 0

Yesterday, at the Fincantieri shipyard in Monfalcone, in the presence of the Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister of Italy, Matteo Salvini, and of the ... Read More

Chinese New Year travelers took 60.3 million railway trips during holiday week

Chinese New Year travelers took 60.3 million railway trips during holiday week

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 11, 2019 23:25 0

Chinese travelers took 60.3 million railway trips during the week-long Spring Festival holiday from February 4 to February 10, data from the national railway operator ... Read More

Top international destinations for Chinese travelers during Chinese New Year

Top international destinations for Chinese travelers during Chinese New Year

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 7, 2019 20:28 0

Travel experts today revealed the top international destinations for Chinese travelers during the seven day Chinese New Year holiday period that started this Monday, February ... Read More

Seychelles received Best Luxury Travel Destination award in Beijing, China

Seychelles received Best Luxury Travel Destination award in Beijing, China

editor editor- February 7, 2019 01:20 2

Seychelles is once again recognized for the world-class experience it offers, as it won the ‘Best Luxury Travel Destination’ award at the 2018 National Tourism ... Read More

Increase in Chinese visitors outstrips global average

Increase in Chinese visitors outstrips global average

editor editor- February 5, 2019 00:54 0

The Chinese are heading to Europe in ever-greater numbers to celebrate their New Year this week (February 4-10).  Bookings to European Union destinations are ahead ... Read More

Minister: South Africa wants more Chinese tourists

Minister: South Africa wants more Chinese tourists

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 4, 2019 17:25 0

South African Minister of Tourism Derek Hanekom said that South Africa wants to attract more Chinese visitors and is striving to make their travel easier ... Read More

Beijing International Travel Mart: Wooing big-spending Chinese tourists

Beijing International Travel Mart: Wooing big-spending Chinese tourists

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 1, 2019 18:08 0

Chinese travelers made 162 border crossings in 2018, an increase of 12 percent year-on-year, according to COTRI Chinese Outbound Tourism Research Institute. That alone is ... Read More

Hotels preparing for Chinese New Year travel rush

Hotels preparing for Chinese New Year travel rush

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 29, 2019 15:53 1

Chinese New Year, commonly known as Lunar New Year, is a Chinese festival that celebrates the beginning of a new year on the traditional Chinese ... Read More

Beverly Hills hosts annual Celebrate Tourism Breakfast

Beverly Hills hosts annual Celebrate Tourism Breakfast

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 25, 2019 20:05 0

Yesterday, Beverly Hills Conference & Visitors Bureau (BHCVB) held a breakfast at the Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills for City business leaders, hoteliers and local government ... Read More

50 million visitors: Los Angeles celebrates record milestone

50 million visitors: Los Angeles celebrates record milestone

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 16, 2019 19:22 0

Los Angeles reached a historic milestone in 2018, welcoming 50 million visitors for the first time ever and accomplishing the destination’s ambitious tourism goal two ... Read More

Chinese tourists put Russia in top three most popular European travel destinations

Chinese tourists put Russia in top three most popular European travel destinations

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 7, 2019 18:17 1

China’s largest travel company, Ctrip, says that Russia was in the top three (after the United Kingdom and France) most popular European travel destinations for ... Read More

197 million visits: Winter tourism booming in China

197 million visits: Winter tourism booming in China

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 24, 2018 17:15 0

A new report showed that about 197 million visits were made by Chinese travelers for winter activities in the 2017-2018 winter - a year-on-year increase ... Read More

Princess Cruises welcomes Alipay and WeChat Pay

Princess Cruises welcomes Alipay and WeChat Pay

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 20, 2018 00:20 0

Princess Cruises today announced that Chinese guests onboard Ruby Princess have the option to utilize both Alipay and WeChat Pay payment options while shopping in ... Read More

Island trips for Chinese tourists on course for sustained growth

Island trips for Chinese tourists on course for sustained growth

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 7, 2018 08:25 0

Being spot on with what island tours have to offer is important as tourists perceive certain destinations, for instance ones in the South-east Asia, to ... Read More

China outbound tourism expected to exceed US$163 billion by 2024

China outbound tourism expected to exceed US$163 billion by 2024

eTN Managing Editor eTN Managing Editor- December 4, 2018 09:12 0

Market growth can be attributed to factors such as increased affluence of Chinese citizens, increased air connectivity, the easing of visa restrictions around the globe, ... Read More

Full visa liberalization for Chinese tourists will boost EU economy

Full visa liberalization for Chinese tourists will boost EU economy

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 4, 2018 08:30 0

Europe’s visa regimes are among the most restrictive in the world according to the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) which estimated that 74% of ... Read More

Brand USA hosts first-ever China MegaFam

editor editor- November 5, 2016 07:08 0

Brand USA, the destination marketing organization for the United States, in partnership with United Airlines, hosted its first-ever China familiarization tour (MegaFam). Read More

Guam Visitors Bureau appoints new marketing representation in China

Guam Visitors Bureau appoints new marketing representation in China

editor editor- December 1, 2014 10:56 0

TUMON, Guam - The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) has announced the appointment of Travel Link Marketing (TLM) to provide destination marketing and representation services throughout ... Read More

Why Chinese tourists travel to Hawaii, Guam or Saipan

Why Chinese tourists travel to Hawaii, Guam or Saipan

editor editor- July 31, 2014 16:14 0

United States Pacific Islands are new hot destinations for the lucrative Chinese outbound travel market. Read More

Sanya remains highest paid tourist destination in China

Sanya remains highest paid tourist destination in China

editor editor- April 23, 2013 09:24 0

Sanya, a city in South China's Hainan province, continued to be highest paid tourism destination in China amongst all travelers, followed by Chengdu and Xi'an, ... Read More

NTA’s China Market Forum offers members key insights

NTA’s China Market Forum offers members key insights

editor editor- August 23, 2012 09:20 0

LEXINGTON, Kentucky - Regardless of their experience in the China market, travel professionals who attended NTA’s China Market Forum gained new and useful information. Read More

Frankfurt Airport launches Mandarin Chinese web app

Frankfurt Airport launches Mandarin Chinese web app

editor editor- August 22, 2012 06:33 0

Following last year’s successful launch of German and English apps, the airport operator, Fraport AG, is offering a new mobile service product for Chinese passengers ... Read More

Much ado about Chinese slippers

Much ado about Chinese slippers

editor editor- August 13, 2012 05:26 0

Thursday was yet another really HOT August morning in New York City. The public relations firm for the hotel and the in-house PR people selected ... Read More

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