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New High Speed Rail Link to Slash Beijing-Hong Kong Travel Times Next Month

New High Speed Rail Link to Slash Beijing-Hong Kong Travel Times Next Month

The Hong Kong section of a high-speed rail link connecting the special administrative region to the Chinese mainland is set…

Aug 10, 2018
Liao Shumin
Visitors to Hong Kong Increase to 15-Year High as Mainlanders Make Up 3/4

Visitors to Hong Kong Increase to 15-Year High as Mainlanders Make Up 3/4

Visitors to Hong Kong Increase to 15-Year High as Mainlanders Make Up 3/4The number of tourists to Hong Kong in…

Aug 2, 2018
Liao Shumin
National Travel Service Group Eyes Chengdu Tourism Sector With USD14.6 Billion Investment

National Travel Service Group Eyes Chengdu Tourism Sector With USD14.6 Billion Investment

China National Travel Service Group, the country’s sole state-owned tour operator, has inked a deal with the local government of…

Aug 1, 2018
Xu Zuwei & Liao Shumin
China Completes Tracks for Inner Mongolia’s High-Speed Rail Link With Zhangjiakou

China Completes Tracks for Inner Mongolia’s High-Speed Rail Link With Zhangjiakou

China’s Inner Mongolia has completed laying tracks for a high-speed railway linking the autonomous region’s capital of Hohhot with Zhangjiakou in the country’s northern Hebei province.

Jul 31, 2018
Xu Zuwei & Tang Shihua
Chengdu's Europe-Bound Freight Trains Hit Record 2,000 Trips on Booming Trade

Chengdu's Europe-Bound Freight Trains Hit Record 2,000 Trips on Booming Trade

The number of cargo trains departing from China's southwestern city of Chengdu to Europe has hit a national record of…

Jul 2, 2018
Li Xiuzhong
Sunscreen Stops Chinese Bullet Train Dead in Its Tracks

Sunscreen Stops Chinese Bullet Train Dead in Its Tracks

A bullet train came to a screeching halt in China after the vapors from a lady passenger’s sunscreen triggered its emergency brake on June 26.

Jun 29, 2018
Xu Wei
Chinese Tourists to Travel 15% More on Cruises This Year: Asia, Oceania Most Popular

Chinese Tourists to Travel 15% More on Cruises This Year: Asia, Oceania Most Popular

Chinese tourists are expected to make 5.7 million cruise trips this year, up 15 percent from last year, on the back of popular Asian and Oceanian sea travel options.

Jun 25, 2018
Dou Shicong
Tencent-Backed Travel Platform Eyes USD1.5 Billion Hong Kong IPO

Tencent-Backed Travel Platform Eyes USD1.5 Billion Hong Kong IPO

A leading Chinese online travel agency that was formed in a merger last December and is backed by Tencent Holdings…

Jun 22, 2018
Yue Yan
Chinese Tourists to Splurge USD462 Million on FIFA in Russia

Chinese Tourists to Splurge USD462 Million on FIFA in Russia

Some 100,000 Chinese tourists are expected to travel to Russia to watch the ongoing FIFA World Cup, which is expected…

Jun 21, 2018
Dou Shicong
Hong Kong, Bordeaux Team Up to Promote Wine & Dine Tourism

Hong Kong, Bordeaux Team Up to Promote Wine & Dine Tourism

Hong Kong, Bordeaux Team Up to Promote Wine & Dine Tourism

Jun 19, 2018
Dou Shicong
Ctrip Eases Access to Foreign Currency in Shanghai

Ctrip Eases Access to Foreign Currency in Shanghai

China’s largest online travel agency Ctrip.Com International aims to capitalize on the country’s growing number of outbound tourists with a network of foreign currency exchange outlets.

Jun 15, 2018
Liao Shumin
Tibet Is Building Three Feeder-Line Airports to Ease Travel

Tibet Is Building Three Feeder-Line Airports to Ease Travel

Tibet Is Building Three Feeder-Line Airports to Ease Travel. Tibet will build three new feeder-line airports whose completion will raise the number…

Jun 13, 2018
Dou Shicong

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