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Beijing Capital Airlines to connect London Heathrow to Qingdao, China

Beijing Capital Airlines to connect London Heathrow to Qingdao, China

27 April 2017 Press Release Airline News Tourism News

Heathrow has today confirmed that Beijing Capital Airlines will launch a new direct service from the UK’s hub airport to Qingdao, the home of Tsingtao beer and one of the fastest growing cities in China. The new route will connect passengers and cargo directly from Heathrow to Qingdao for the first time, providing three direct services every week starting this summer.

VisitBritain signs Hainan Airlines partnership to boost Chinese visitor numbers

VisitBritain signs Hainan Airlines partnership to boost Chinese visitor numbers

VisitBritain has celebrated its milestone partnerships with Hainan Airlines and Alitrip, Alibaba group’s tourism arm, in China. Both partnerships have been established to attract more Chinese visitors to Britain. UK secretary of state for culture, media and sport Karen Bradley and VisitBritain director Patricia Yates earlier met with senior executives from Hainan Airlines and Alitrip as part of the fourth UK-China People to People Dialogue.

Hainan Airlines joins with Manchester Airport to support Dragon Boat Festival

Hainan Airlines joins with Manchester Airport to support Dragon Boat Festival

Hainan Airlines and Manchester Airport are set to join forces to sponsor the UK Chinese Dragon Boat Festival, which takes place on Sunday, June 5th in Salford Quays. Organised by the Xinhua Chinese Association, the Dragon Boat Festival is a key highlight in the lunar calendar for the Chinese community and is perfectly timed for the start of Hainan Airlines’ new direct service to Manchester from Beijing, which launches on June 10th.

Hainan Airlines looking for European media representation

Hainan Airlines looking for European media representation

Hainan Airlines is looking for a European PR agency to provide strategic and creative consultancy, plus brand development across the eight countries it serves in Europe. Reporting to Hainan Airline’s Brand team based in China, the initial tender process will be managed by the press office at Manchester Airport. Hainan Airlines will begin direct flights from Manchester to Beijing in June this year, making it the only UK airport outside of London with a direct service to China.