China Inbound Tourism News

The Middle House opens in Shanghai, China

The Middle House opens in Shanghai, China

4 June 2018 Hotel News

The Middle House, located in the heart of Shanghai within bustling HKRI Taikoo Hui, has officially opened. The latest addition from Swire Hotels provides guests with an intimate and urban sanctuary in one of the world’s most dynamic cities.

Bvlgari Hotel Shanghai set to open in June

Bvlgari Hotel Shanghai set to open in June

15 May 2018 Hotel News

The Bvlgari Hotel Shanghai will open on Wednesday June 20th. Located on the banks of Suzhou Creek, and part of the riverside urban revitalisation project of Suhe Creek, the property is the sixth in the collection.

ITB China sells out ahead of 2018 show in Shanghai

ITB China sells out ahead of 2018 show in Shanghai

26 April 2018 Travel Events News

After its premiere last year, the success of ITB China is set to continue. China’s new marketplace for the travel industry, taking place from May 16th-18th in Shanghai, is fully booked out one month before the show with a 50 per cent increase of the gross exhibition area compared to last year.

Heathrow claims China connections add £510m to UK economy

Heathrow claims China connections add £510m to UK economy

30 January 2018 Airline News

As prime minister Theresa May sets off on a trade mission to China, research out today underscores the value of frequent, direct connections between the UK’s hub airport, Heathrow, and the Middle Kingdom. It also identifies the urgent need to add capacity on these routes in order to support the government’s trade strategy.

Marriott forced to issue apology after China error

Marriott forced to issue apology after China error

11 January 2018 Hotel News

Marriott International has been forced to issue a grovelling apology to authorities in China after the hotel giant incorrectly labelled Tibet and Taiwan as independent countries in a survey sent out to loyalty members. To compound the error, Marriott also suggested its support for this position by liking a post on Facebook, a move it blamed on a “careless” associate.

DoubleTree by Hilton Chengdu – Longquanyi opens to guests in China

DoubleTree by Hilton Chengdu – Longquanyi opens to guests in China

8 January 2018 Hotel News

Hilton has announced the opening of DoubleTree by Hilton Chengdu – Longquanyi, the first DoubleTree by Hilton hotel in Chengdu. DoubleTree by Hilton Chengdu – Longquanyi is owned by Chengdu Baicheng Investment Company and managed by Hilton, and is designed to meet the growing demand for premium, international accommodations in eastern Chengdu.

Hilton Huizhou Longmen Resort opens in China

Hilton Huizhou Longmen Resort opens in China

2 January 2018 Hotel News

Hilton has added an idyllic hot spring retreat to its Chinese resort portfolio with the opening of Hilton Huizhou Longmen Resort. Set amid the natural splendour of one of south China’s most picturesque destinations, Hilton Huizhou Longmen Resort is now welcoming travellers to experience the ultimate in relaxation and hospitality in the region.

Ascott opens third property in Shenzhen, China

Ascott opens third property in Shenzhen, China

20 November 2017 Hotel News

Ascott is expanding its presence in China with the opening of its third property in Shenzhen. Located in Nanshan District, the city’s technology and industrial hub, Ascott Raffles City Shenzhen is part of CapitaLand’s flagship Raffles City integrated development.