Aggregated China Travel News
Chinese Say No as MH370 to Thai Coup Deter Trips: Southeast Asia
Businessweek
China's biggest online travel agency is offering a 30 percent discount on trips to Southeast Asia's beaches and malls. The Chinese aren't buying it. “Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand are traditionally the favorite tourism route for the Chinese,” said Jiang …

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Starwood Hotels & Resorts plans to open four resorts on Hainan Island in next
ITCM
“The rapid growth of Starwood's luxury brands in China reflects the robust demand for high-end hospitality from an increasingly affluent market, where domestic travel continues to thrive,” said Qian Jin, President, Greater China, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Asia …

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Daily Mail
Welcome to the world's largest duty free shop! China opens £500m airport mall
Daily Mail
With nearly 300 international brands under one roof, it is the first time that several of them, including Prada, Rolex and Giorgio Armani, have been included in a duty free shop on mainland China, the country's state-run Xinhua News Agency reported.

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Cuba restricts inflow of foreign-bought productsChinadaily USABy Associated Press in Havana(China Daily) … Hundreds of thousands of Cubans and Cuban-Americans fly to and from the island each year thanks to the easing of travel restrictions by the US …


The Age
Taiwan's first budget airline to launch maiden flight
The Age
Taiwan's first budget airline said Monday it was scheduled to launch its maiden flight later this month, tapping into the robust demand for cheap travel in Asia. Tigerair Taiwan -a joint venture by China Airlines, the island's leading air carrier by fleet size, and …

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The Age
Taiwan's first budget airline to launch maiden flight
The Age
Taiwan's first budget airline said Monday it was scheduled to launch its maiden flight later this month, tapping into the robust demand for cheap travel in Asia. Tigerair Taiwan -a joint venture by China Airlines, the island's leading air carrier by fleet size, and …

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Sydney Morning Herald
Taiwan's first budget airline to launch maiden flight
Sydney Morning Herald
Taiwan's first budget airline said Monday it was scheduled to launch its maiden flight later this month, tapping into the robust demand for cheap travel in Asia. Tigerair Taiwan -a joint venture by China Airlines, the island's leading air carrier by fleet size, and …

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Travel Daily Media
Travel Daily AsiaThailand switches focus to European market…
Travel Daily Media
The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has recently been on a mission to drive Asian arrivals, especially from China, during the green season. But with the European peak season approaching, the tourism board said it is now embarking on “a raft of tactical …

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Payment lessons from China
Travel Daily Media
All eyes are on the Chinese travel market at the moment, and with good reason. With China set to overtake the US as the largest outbound travel market this year, and the world's largest domestic market by 2017, it's a market no travel player can afford to …

TravelDailyNews Asia-PacificGTA says Singapore overtaken Bangkok as biggest Asian destinationTravelDailyNews Asia-PacificWith international visitor arrivals falling by 2.8 per cent in the first half of 2014, the softening is being attributed to a combi…

TravelDailyNews Asia-PacificNovotel Vines Resort to lure Chinese touristsTravelDailyNews Asia-PacificIt expected to boost interest in visitation to WA from big spending avid Chinese golfers & tourists who look for experiential travel in beautiful l…

Hilton Worldwide announces "China Golden Week" promotion for mainland
TravelDailyNews Asia-Pacific
"Especially during China's Golden Week, more families and individuals are looking to travel. Whether it is relaxing in the hot spring at the DoubleTree Resort by Hilton Hotel Hainan-Qixianling Hot Spring or discovering the timeless blend of heritage and …

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Hilton Worldwide announces "China Golden Week" promotion for mainland
TravelDailyNews Asia-Pacific
"Especially during China's Golden Week, more families and individuals are looking to travel. Whether it is relaxing in the hot spring at the DoubleTree Resort by Hilton Hotel Hainan-Qixianling Hot Spring or discovering the timeless blend of heritage and …

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Foreign GDSs gear up for the much-awaited opportunity in China.
4Hoteliers
Assessing the situation, Bart Tompkins, managing director, Greater China, Amadeus said with the gradual deregulation of the market, sophisticated technology developed by foreign GDSs “will soon prove highly beneficial for the travel industry in China”.

2015 Global Travel Price Outlook.4HoteliersThe report highlights that demand from emerging markets such as China, India and Brazil and improved economic growth in advanced economies, combined with limited advances in travel supply, will result in an up…