Tag: chinese visitors

What is the most important prize in Chinese international tourism?

What is the most important prize in Chinese international tourism?

editor editor- May 18, 2019 00:19 0

by Apolónia Rodrigues, special to eTN The Chinese Tourist Welcome (CTW) Award issued a Bronze prize in the Innovation category to Dark Sky® Alqueva. The ... Read More

GCC hospitality must appeal to ‘free independent travelers’ to unlock China’s tourist market

GCC hospitality must appeal to ‘free independent travelers’ to unlock China’s tourist market

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 29, 2019 19:10 0

The GCC must deliver unique and tech-enabled experiences designed for free independent travelers (FITs) if it is to grow its market share among China’s outbound ... Read More

ATM: UAE set to welcome 8.92 million visitors from top five source markets by 2023,

ATM: UAE set to welcome 8.92 million visitors from top five source markets by 2023,

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 27, 2019 13:04 0

Expo 2020 and its legacy, District 2020, are expected to have a positive long-term influence on the growth of inbound arrivals to the UAE from ... Read More

US travel sector retains  Number One status and grows despite trade tensions

US travel sector retains Number One status and grows despite trade tensions

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 27, 2019 12:36 0

The United States retained its status as the world’s largest Travel & Tourism economy despite a standstill in international visitors from China, according to major ... Read More

Cologne Tourism: Moderate growth at a high level in 2018

Cologne Tourism: Moderate growth at a high level in 2018

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 26, 2019 15:16 0

Moderate growth at a high level: that’s a short summary of Cologne’s successful tourism year 2018. After very positive growth in 2017 and a weaker ... Read More

Trade war tensions and Kilauea volcano trims tourism from Asia to the US

Trade war tensions and Kilauea volcano trims tourism from Asia to the US

editor editor- February 14, 2019 03:05 0

The number of tourists arriving in the United States from the Asia Pacific region fell by 3.2%* last year, The Kilauea volcano eruption in Hawaii ... Read More

Minsk Tourism introduces ‘spatial orientation’ concept for Chinese visitors

Minsk Tourism introduces ‘spatial orientation’ concept for Chinese visitors

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 12, 2019 00:35 0

55 destination street signs in Minsk, the capital of Belarus, have been translated into Chinese language, according to Elena Plis, director of the Information and ... Read More

Syria welcomes visitors with open arms: Is Syria Safe tor tourism?

Syria welcomes visitors with open arms: Is Syria Safe tor tourism?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 10, 2019 07:56 0

Syrians escape an inhuman regime by the million. European countries are in a state of crisis trying to welcome Syrian refugees, but at the FITUR trade ... 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

China Southern Airlines and Emirates sign codeshare agreement

China Southern Airlines and Emirates sign codeshare agreement

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 5, 2019 17:10 0

Guangzhou-based China Southern Airlines and UAE's Emirates airline have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to progress on a comprehensive reciprocal codeshare agreement, which is ... 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

Zimbabwe Tourism gets welcoming news while in a state of crisis

Zimbabwe Tourism gets welcoming news while in a state of crisis

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 23, 2019 07:05 0

After reports of government torture against protesters, after the internet was shut down for two days, Zimbabwe tourism officials launched a project called Grand Tour Africa-New ... Read More

Chinese Visitors arrival to Egypt promising

Chinese Visitors arrival to Egypt promising

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 26, 2018 08:25 0

The Red Sea resorts in Egypt have been working hard recently on attracting the Chinese tourists, said Abdullah in an exclusive interview with Xinhua news ... Read More

Chinese visitors to GCC will increase 81% by 2022 says ATM report

Chinese visitors to GCC will increase 81% by 2022 says ATM report

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 19, 2018 08:08 1

The number of Chinese tourists travelling to the GCC is expected to increase 81% from 1.6 million in 2018 to 2.9 million in 2022, according ... Read More

Nepal Tourism achieves new milestone: More than a million visitor arrivals

Nepal Tourism achieves new milestone: More than a million visitor arrivals

editor editor- December 13, 2018 10:17 0

The month of November 2018 witnessed a historic moment with a phenomenal growth trend in international tourist arrivals to Nepal. Read More

Thai Tourism Minister outlines measures to balance, manage and distribute visitor numbers

Thai Tourism Minister outlines measures to balance, manage and distribute visitor numbers

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- December 10, 2018 22:17 0

Embarking upon a quality over quantity approach to future development, the Ministry of Tourism and Sports has initiated a number of measures to better balance, ... 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

Hollande: Chinese tourists are safe in France

Hollande: Chinese tourists are safe in France

editor editor- April 27, 2013 03:42 0

French President Francois Hollande on Thursday said France welcomes all Chinese tourists and promised they will be safe. Read More

Credit card spending by Chinese in New Zealand up by almost a third

Credit card spending by Chinese in New Zealand up by almost a third

editor editor- April 18, 2013 09:33 0

WELLINGTON, New Zealand - Credit card spending by Chinese visitors in New Zealand last year was up by almost a third from its 2011 level, ... Read More

New Zealand extends length of tourist visas for Chinese visitors

New Zealand extends length of tourist visas for Chinese visitors

editor editor- April 10, 2013 08:54 0

New Zealand is making it easier for Chinese tourists to visit by extending the length of visitor visas, Prime Minister and Tourism Minister John Key ... Read More

Chinese tourists outnumber US visitors in New Zealand

Chinese tourists outnumber US visitors in New Zealand

editor editor- October 20, 2012 02:55 0

It is the year of the dragon for Chinese tourists coming to New Zealand with numbers up almost 40 percent in the year to September. Read More

Chinese tourism to Singapore triples in 10 years

Chinese tourism to Singapore triples in 10 years

editor editor- October 8, 2012 03:39 0

SINGAPORE - More and more Chinese tourists choose to visit Singapore for longer time, with visit arrivals doubled and per capita expenditure tripled during the ... Read More

New Zealand’s short-term arrivals rise

New Zealand’s short-term arrivals rise

editor editor- September 24, 2012 08:09 0

New Zealand's short-term arrivals rose last month from a year earlier as more Australians and Chinese visitors trumped last year's pick-up from the Rugby World ... Read More

China on verge of becoming New Zealand’s second-biggest tourist market

China on verge of becoming New Zealand’s second-biggest tourist market

editor editor- August 8, 2012 06:58 0

China has surged ahead of the United States and is on the verge of becoming New Zealand's second-biggest tourist market, according to the latest International ... Read More

Indonesian minister: Tourist arrivals from China to double by 2014

Indonesian minister: Tourist arrivals from China to double by 2014

editor editor- April 27, 2012 05:46 0

JAKARTA, Indonesia - Indonesia intends to double tourist arrivals from China by 2014 as bilateral relations have developed rapidly in recent years, Indonesia's Tourism Minister ... Read More

Over 1 million Chinese tourists visit Taiwan

Over 1 million Chinese tourists visit Taiwan

editor editor- December 15, 2011 08:48 0

BEIJING, China - A total of 1.12 million Chinese mainland tourists visited Taiwan during the January-November period this year, a mainland spokesman said Wednesday. Read More

Seychelles ready to receive Chinese visitors

Seychelles ready to receive Chinese visitors

editor editor- October 21, 2011 01:08 0

Alain St.Ange, CEO of the Seychelles Tourism Board, faced the Chinese TV stations for interviews after the island's President, Mr. Read More

Seychelles President’s visit to China to bring tourism groups together

Seychelles President’s visit to China to bring tourism groups together

editor editor- October 19, 2011 07:01 0

Seychelles President Mr. James A Michel left Seychelles yesterday on a working visit to the People’s Republic of China. Read More

Chinese becoming highest-spending tourists in Nepal

Chinese becoming highest-spending tourists in Nepal

editor editor- October 17, 2011 04:29 0

KATHMANDU, Nepal - Chinese tourists are fast becoming one of the highest-spending tourists in Nepal and are infusing fresh enthusiasm in the long-stagnant tourism industry ... Read More

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