Chinese Tourism News

Chinese visitors flock to Britain

Chinese visitors flock to Britain

27th Jan 2016 Tourism News

Latest figures from VisitBritain show that visits from China were up 37 per cent in the first nine months of 2015, smashing previous records. There were 214,000 visits from China from January to September, beating the number of visits for all of 2014, with figures for the last quarter of 2015 still to come. Spend was up four per cent over the same period, to £435 million.

PATA signs CRA training deal to boost Chinese tourism

PATA signs CRA training deal to boost Chinese tourism

The Pacific Asia Travel Association has signed a Master License agreement with China Ready & Accredited in order to promote the global rollout of CRA programmes to PATA members. CRA delivers a global system of training and accreditation, which provides Chinese consumers with an assurance of a pre-determined level of service quality when interacting with product and service providers outside mainland China.

October brings Chinese tourism double-whammy

October brings Chinese tourism double-whammy

24th Sep 2012 Press Release Tourism News

Starting on September 30, Chinese travelers are taking advantage of the once-a-decade convergence of Chinese National Day and Mid-Autumn Lunar Festival. The result is a holiday that is nearly twice as long as usual.