Holiday travel springs back to life

Boom in tourism bodes well for further growth in year ahead Tourists watch an acrobatic performance in celebration of a Tibetan festival in Baoxing, Sichuan province, on Monday. (HE HAIYANG / FOR CHINA DAILY) Travel demand across China recovered significantly during this year's seven-day Spring Festival holiday following the implementation of various promotional campaigns and […]

Major Chinese cities see strong tourism rebound during CNY

Tourists visit the Qilou ancient street during the Spring Festival holiday in Haikou, south China's Hainan Province, Jan 27, 2023. (PHOTO / XINHUA) BEIJING/SHANGHAI– Major cities in China witnessed strong rebounds in tourist arrivals during the Spring Festival holiday as pent-up demand was unleashed after China optimized COVID response measures.Official data revealed by the municipal […]

Over 300m domestic trips made in China during holiday

People tour Jiuzhou ancient town in Qiandongnan Miao and Dong autonomous prefecture, southwest China's Guizhou province, Jan 26, 2023. (PHOTO /  XINHUA) BEIJING – About 308 million domestic trips were made in China during this year's Spring Festival holiday, up 23.1 percent year-on-year, said the country's Ministry of Culture and Tourism. Domestic tourism revenue generated […]

Tourism market expecting holiday boom

A snowboader takes on the slopes at Mazongshan Ski Resort, in Hohhot, Inner Mongolia autonomous region. (WANG SHAOKAI / FOR CHINA DAILY) China's tourism market is expecting a strong rebound during the Spring Festival holiday, with travelers eager to take long-distance trips and spend more money after the nation optimized its COVID-19 control measures. Travel […]

Spring Festival rush lifts spirits of civil aviation

Workers from China Railway Nanning Group Co Ltd inspect overhead electric cables in Nanning, Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, on Monday. The workers will regularly check cables and related infrastructure to ensure smooth and safe rail services during this year's Spring Festival travel rush. (ZHANG AILIN / XINHUA) Amid China's recently optimized COVID-19 management policy, the […]

Club Med appoints Olivier Monceau as its new General Manager of Singapore and Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 14, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – Club Med, the leader in premium all-inclusive holidays, has announced the appointment of Olivier Monceau as the new General Manager of Singapore and Malaysia effective from October 2022. Olivier Monceau appointed General Manager, Singapore and Malaysia With his strong business acumen and deep brand […]

Increasing holiday spending helps boost consumption

People visit Jiaxiu Pavilion in Guiyang, capital of southwest China's Guizhou province, Oct 1, 2022. (TAO LIANG / XINHUA) China’s National Day holiday has seen both online and offline shopping gain momentum thanks to heightened consumer enthusiasm and the implementation of pro-consumption policies. Throughout the seven-day Golden Week, various pro-consumption activities were launched nationwide to […]

Holiday spending reflects upturn in China’s consumer market

Tourists try traditional Chinese garments in Ciqikou ancient town, Southwest China's Chongqing municipality, Oct 2, 2022. (PHOTO / XINHUA) BEIJING – During the National Day holiday in China, both online and offline shopping have gained momentum in the country, thanks to heightened consumer enthusiasm and the implementation of pro-consumption policies. During the seven-day Golden Week […]

People encouraged to stay put during National Day holiday

People stroll at a pedestrian-only street in Yuncheng, Shanxi province, on Sept 28, 2022. (PHOTO / IC) Health officials are encouraging people to stay put for the National Day holiday, and cross-regional travelers are required to present negative COVID-19 nucleic acid testing results taken within 48 hours before boarding public transport. Lei Zhenglong, an official […]