Aggregated China Travel News

Fort Worth Star Telegram (blog)Her loved one died in China, but travel insurance eased getting him homeFort Worth Star Telegram (blog)For travelers in New Zealand during the earthquake, travel insurance would cover medical treatment and evacuation, as …


Huffington Post
Rise of the 'EASTs' – what do China's wealthy and adventurous travelers really want?
Huffington Post
Colombia, Chile, and Argentina have seen Chinese tourists increase by more than 20 percent year-on-year, with Ctrip, China's leading online travel agency naming Peru as its destination of the year in 2015. Whether it's hiking in Latin America, watching

Guangxi travel warning after bird flu outbreakChina PostThe Guangxi government believes it to be an isolated case and the risk of the flu spreading low, according to the CDC. China has reported 16 H5N6 cases since 2014, including six in Guangdong provi…

BRIEF-China United Travel's share trade to halt pending acquisition plan
Reuters
BRIEF-China United Travel's share trade to halt pending acquisition plan. Dec 2 China United Travel Co Ltd. * Says share trade to halt from Dec 5 pending announcement related to asset acquisition proposal. Source text in Chinese: bit.ly/2fZDiaq.


The Moodie Davitt Report
China Duty Free Group appoints CC Lee as Chief Operating Officer
The Moodie Davitt Report
CHINA. China Duty Free Group has appointed Lee Charn Cheng [known popularly as CC Lee] as Chief Operating Officer. Lee was most recently CEO for Singapore and Malaysia at Lagardère Travel Retail, and his departure was announced in November.


The Advertiser
Trade Minister's travel costs under wraps
The Advertiser
However, under Freedom of Information laws, the Opposition sought documents relating to travel from June 2015 to February 2016. This revealed a further seven overseas trips but did not include any costs. It also omitted any details of the trip to China

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Pressure on China to open up air distribution to foreign systems
Tnooz
“We will continue to work with industry and our Chinese partners to address market access issues, such as opening the sale of outbound travel in China to US companies and ensuring the ability of foreign global distribution services platform to operate

VW makes mobility moves in ChinaAsset Finance International (press release) (blog)Volkswagen Group (China) has declared its intention to move from being a car manufacturer into a sustainable mobile travel solution provider in China, with the launch of …


Travel Daily Media (press release) (registration) (blog)
Costa launches China's first cruise to South Pacific
Travel Daily Media (press release) (registration) (blog)
In partnership with Caissa Touristic, HNA Group's Chinese travel agency, the Costa Atlantica cruise ship, which can carry more than 2,000 passengers, has embarked on a 46-day cruise to the South Pacific islands. This follows the launch of the first …

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PYMNTS.comConcur Pushes Further Into ChinaPYMNTS.comConcur has already made its first step in the Chinese corporate travel market by partnering with Uber rival Didi Chuxing earlier this year. But reports Thursday (Dec. 1) said Concur has enhanced its p…

News24SA Tourism beefs up Chinese skills to ease foreign travelNews24Cape Town – South African Tourism is serious about opening up the country to new upcoming travel markets. The Department of Tourism announced this week that group of 20 frontline tour…

Oman Air launches non-stop flights to Guangzhou
Breaking Travel News
Oman Air will start operating flights from its hub in Muscat to Guangzhou, China, from December 9th. Guangzhou is Oman Air's first destination in China. The launch of the new route is in response to significant customer demand also demonstrates Oman

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Oman Air launches non-stop flights to Guangzhou
Breaking Travel News
Oman Air will start operating flights from its hub in Muscat to Guangzhou, China, from December 9th. Guangzhou is Oman Air's first destination in China. The launch of the new route is in response to significant customer demand also demonstrates Oman

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Chinese acquisitions in Europe up 40 percent on last year
Chinadaily USA
Deloitte's analysis, which covers the period to November 22, did not include last month's announcement that Chinese online travel company Ctrip was buying UK-based travel search company Skyscanner for $1.75 billion. Not counting the Skyscanner deal, …

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Foreign tourist numbers exceed 1 million in OctoberJakarta Post… Association of Indonesian Tour and Travel Agencies (ASITA) chairman Asnawi Bahar expressed his optimism that the full-year foreign tourist target could be achieved, particularly boosted…