Tag: Xinjiang

10 tourists trapped by avalanches rescued in China’s Xinjiang
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10 tourists trapped by avalanches rescued in China’s Xinjiang

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 9, 2019

Ten people have been rescued Tuesday after being trapped by avalanches in a mountainous area in Changji, northwest China's Xinjiang ... Read More

Kanas launched The Original New Year Event
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Kanas launched The Original New Year Event

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 4, 2019

Kanas' "Invites You to Celebrate The Original New Year" .Hosted by Xinjiang Kanas Scenic Area, it kicked off at the ... Read More

Updated US Travel Advisory for China: Will China tourism officials retaliate?
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Updated US Travel Advisory for China: Will China tourism officials retaliate?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 3, 2019

Every day 8000 Chinese tourists enter the United States, and every day an average of 5000 American tourists enter China. ... Read More

China says No to Christmas, but Yes to tourism
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China says No to Christmas, but Yes to tourism

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 23, 2018

A fascinating country to visit is China unless you're Christian and want to celebrate Christmas Chinese style. This may be ... Read More

Xinjiang tourism drops 26.6% after riot
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Xinjiang tourism drops 26.6% after riot

editor editor- October 12, 2009

URUMQI - The number of domestic tourists to China's far western Xinjiang region slumped 26.6 percent year on year to ... Read More

Needle stabbings casts shadow on Xinjiang tourism
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Needle stabbings casts shadow on Xinjiang tourism

editor editor- September 10, 2009

URUMQI - The string of needle stabbings which triggered unrest in Urumqi City had cast shadow on local tourism industry ... Read More

Xinjiang introduces a package of measures to boost sluggish tourism
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Xinjiang introduces a package of measures to boost sluggish tourism

editor editor- July 27, 2009

BEIJING - The government of northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region announced a package of measures to boost the sluggish ... Read More

Xinjiang hosts Miss Tourism Queen International
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Xinjiang hosts Miss Tourism Queen International

editor editor- July 21, 2009

Miss Tourism Queen International kicked off on Sunday in Urumqi, the capital city of northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region ... Read More

Xinjiang is seeking a 5-million-yuan subsidy to salvage tourism
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Xinjiang is seeking a 5-million-yuan subsidy to salvage tourism

editor editor- July 16, 2009

URUMQI - The tourism authority of Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region is seeking a 5-million-yuan subsidy from the regional government to ... Read More

Tourism, air transport hurt by Xinjiang riots
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Tourism, air transport hurt by Xinjiang riots

editor editor- July 12, 2009

URUMQI - Authorities in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region said Saturday both tourism and air transport have been hurt ... Read More

Group trips to Xinjiang suspended
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Group trips to Xinjiang suspended

editor editor- July 10, 2009

URUMQI - About 1,450 tourist groups have canceled scheduled trips to Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region as of Wednesday in the ... Read More

Ethnic strife is spread by mobs in Western China
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Ethnic strife is spread by mobs in Western China

editor editor- July 8, 2009

URUMQI, China – Sobbing Muslim women scuffled with riot police, and Chinese men wielding steel pipes, meat cleavers and sticks ... Read More

Taiwanese tourist groups in Xinjiang are safe, unaffected by riots
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Taiwanese tourist groups in Xinjiang are safe, unaffected by riots

editor editor- July 7, 2009

Ninety-one Taiwanese tourists currently in western China's Xinjiang province were safe after riots erupted in the capital city of Urumqi ... Read More

‘Smoke’ in Chinese kitchen rattles Olympics cheer
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‘Smoke’ in Chinese kitchen rattles Olympics cheer

editor editor- August 20, 2008

An emergency landing following an attempted terrorist attack on board a plane en route to Beijing from the northwestern city ... Read More

Eclipse tourists should expect heat wave in Western China’s Xinjiang
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Eclipse tourists should expect heat wave in Western China’s Xinjiang

editor editor- July 31, 2008

URUMQI - More than 2,000 astronomy fans who have traveled to northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region for the best ... Read More

Xinjiang is becoming “tourist destination in western China”
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Xinjiang is becoming “tourist destination in western China”

editor editor- April 1, 2008

With a natural landscape possessing glaciers, grassland, desert, mountains, and lakes, Xinjiang has become a "hot" destination in recent years. ... Read More