TOURISM

Thailand Remained Top Destination for Outbound Chinese Tourists in First Half

Thailand Remained Top Destination for Outbound Chinese Tourists in First Half

Thailand remained the most popular destination among Chinese jetsetters in the first half, after they travelled to more than 130 foreign countries, with younger tourists making up the bulk of the lot.

Sep 11, 2018
Tang Shihua
Slighted India Seeks to Woo 1.4 Million Chinese Tourists in the Near Term

Slighted India Seeks to Woo 1.4 Million Chinese Tourists in the Near Term

Slighted India Seeks to Woo 1.4 Million Chinese Tourists in the Near Term

Sep 7, 2018
Qian Xiaoyan
High Home Prices Hurt China's Consumption as Owners Window Shop, Renters Buy

High Home Prices Hurt China's Consumption as Owners Window Shop, Renters Buy

The latest figures for consumer good retail sales growth have raised many eyebrows. Total retail of consumer goods was up…

Aug 29, 2018
Wang Yufeng
Thailand Will Not Lower Chinese Tourists' Visa Fees After Boat Accident

Thailand Will Not Lower Chinese Tourists' Visa Fees After Boat Accident

Thailand Will Not Lower Chinese Tourists' Visa Fees After Boat Accident. Thailand has denied local media reports regarding a cut…

Aug 21, 2018
Chen Juan & Liu Jing
Thailand Will Not Lower Chinese Tourists' Visa Fees After Boat Accident

Thailand Will Not Lower Chinese Tourists' Visa Fees After Boat Accident

Thailand has denied local media reports regarding a cut in visa costs for Chinese tourists after last month's shocking boat…

Aug 21, 2018
Chen Juan & Liu Jing
Chinese Tourists in Russia Splurged USD65 Million During World Cup

Chinese Tourists in Russia Splurged USD65 Million During World Cup

Chinese Tourists in Russia Splurged USD65 Million During World Cup. Chinese tourists who flocked to watch World Cup matches in…

Jul 19, 2018
Liu Jing & Liao Shumin
Chinese Tourist Numbers Fall in Phuket After Boat Accident

Chinese Tourist Numbers Fall in Phuket After Boat Accident

The number of Chinese tourists visiting the popular Thailand beach holiday destination of Phuket has fallen in the aftermath of a boat accident earlier this month, which resulted in 46 casualties.

Jul 13, 2018
Xu Wei
China Will Eliminate Substandard Tour Products

China Will Eliminate Substandard Tour Products

In response to the shipwreck tragedy in Phuket Island, Thailand on July 5, the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of…

Jul 9, 2018
Xu Wei
Canada Aims to Double the Number of Chinese Tourists, Minister Says

Canada Aims to Double the Number of Chinese Tourists, Minister Says

China has become the largest tourism source market after the US for Canada, which shows the success of eased visa…

Jun 28, 2018
Feng Difan
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
New Zealand to Whack Tourism Boom With Environmental Tax

New Zealand to Whack Tourism Boom With Environmental Tax

New Zealand aims to tax most tourists and use the funds for environmental protection. The number of Chinese visitors is…

Jun 22, 2018
Xu Wei
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