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News tagged: Tourism

Guangdong to allow visa free access

Guangdong province in South China will allow overseas travelers from 53 nations and regions to enjoy a 144-hour visa-free visit starting in May, with an aim to further promote the …

News April 30, 2019 


Norway to China flight to launch on 15th May

Norway is set to have it own non-stop flight to China once Hainan Airlines begins service between Oslo and Beijing. Hainan Airlines will be launching the service on 15th May …

News April 30, 2019 


Shenzhen Direct Flight to Dublin begins

The opening ceremony of the Hainan Airlines Shenzhen direct flight to Dublin was held at Dublin Airport yesterday. This is the third direct flight from China to Ireland. It follows …

News February 26, 2019 


Mobile payments popular with Chinese tourists

Mobile payment was the most popular way China’s tourists chose to spend their cash during the recent May Day holiday, according to a report from the nation’s leading mobile payment …

News May 7, 2018 


Tibet tourism increases 47%

Tibet has seen increased growth in tourism revenue in the first quarter this year. From January to March, Tibet welcomed 1.06 million tourists, up 49.5% from a year ago. Total …

News May 7, 2018 


Ireland’s tourism agency aims for 150% growth from China

Ireland’s tourism agency, Tourism Ireland has aims to grow the Chinese tourist market to 175,000 per year by 2025, an increase of 150%. This comes as Tourism Ireland has just …

News May 7, 2018 


Record tourism numbers expected for May day

A total of 149 million tourists are forecast to travel during the upcoming May Day holiday, up from 134 million last year, according to a survey by China Tourism Academy. …

News April 30, 2018 


EU-China Year of Tourism Conference in Ireland highlights opportunities for Ireland

The Ireland China Business Association hosted a Sino-Irish Business Seminar. The seminar related to the EU-China Tourism Year which was set to provide delegates with the opportunities for Ireland. EU-China …

News March 29, 2018 


Ireland gears up with China Ready Programme

Ireland is gearing up to welcome more Chinese tourists following the announcement of a direct flight to Beijing last week. Fáilte Ireland is the National Tourism Development Authority. Their role …

News March 28, 2018 


Light Bridge links Belfast and China

Belfast is making itself a beacon for China by lighting up a number of buildings in red and gold tonight (2-3 March) as part of the 2018 EU–China Tourism Year …

News March 26, 2018