During the recently concluded May Day holiday in China, both the number of travelers and domestic tourism revenue surpassed pre-epidemic levels. The catering industry experienced a significant increase in sales, while third- and fourth-tier cities witnessed a surge in their tourism market.
Over the past year, Fliggy, a leading online travel service platform under Alibaba Group, has launched a program to train talents for rural tourism with the Alibaba Foundation. This initiative has successfully trained approximately 1,000 female talents to date.
China's National Health Commission announced in a statement on December 26 that mandatory testing and quarantine for international arrivals will be canceled and Chinese citizens' outbound tourism will be resumed in an orderly manner.
China Tourism Group Duty Free Corporation Limited, a travel retailer, submitted its prospectus to the Hong Kong Stock Exchange again on Thursday, proposing to list on the main board, with CICC and UBS as co-sponsors.
Zuzuche, a global self-guided tourism platform, announced on Wednesday its recent completion of round-D financing worth tens of millions of dollars.
International online travel services platform Trip.com on Monday released a report regarding domestic Chinese tourism during the recent Spring Festival holiday period.
As of the close of December 8, UTour Group's share price was 4.88 yuan and its market value was 4.423 billion yuan.
The Universal Beijing Resort is planning its second phase of construction, Beijing Municipal Government official Cui Shuqiang said at a press briefing on Wednesday.
Shares of Chinese online travel company Trip.com Group climbed on the first day of trading in Hong Kong on Monday as the country looks forward to a strong recovery in travel during the upcoming Labor Day holiday.
On Dec. 28, China’s commercial giant Suning Group and its subsidiary Suning International partnered with Hainan Tourism Investment Development Co. Ltd to expand its duty-free retail market.
Trip.com Group, on Oct. 28 held the “LIVE for Trip” campaign as a part of its “Travel On” initiative from Oct. 10, aiming to boost the recovery of the global travel industry.
Airbnb China today announced the appointment of Siew Kum Hong to the role of Chief Operating Officer (COO), effective on June 30.
Chinese are the largest tourist demographic on earth, and as China and many other countries keep their borders closed, companies servicing this massive body of travelers are experiencing enormous losses.
On March 19, Shanghai-based leading travel company Trip.com reported fourth quarter total revenue of $1.19 billion, beating analysts’ estimates.
The Indian hotel chain OYO is in the process of laying off over 5,000 employees worldwide. China will take the hardest hit due to the impact of the COVID-19.
The COVID-19 a disastrous time for travel-related businesses, as well as all the other service-related industries. Non-essential travel plans have been mostly canceled, all travel platforms are experiencing huge losses due to trip cancelations.
South Africa has signed a two-year agreement with Chinese internet giant Tencent to use its popular social media platform, WeChat, to market tourism to millions in China.
Didi Chuxing released a summary of the travel data for the 2019 National Day holiday that commemorated the 70th anniversary of the People’s Republic of China.
The extended four-day labor day holiday has no doubt contributed to the national economy. According to statistics, the total domestic income from tourism reached as much as 117.67 billion yuan.