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Liaoning Phoenix Hotel Being Upgraded


With a planned upgrade to five-star standards, the four-star Liaoning Phoenix Hotel has started renovation recently. The number of guestrooms for new Phoenix Hotel will be increased from 187 to 300...

Zhangjiajie Has First Free Tourism Service Station


Zhangjiajie's first free tourism service station is now available in Jinbianxi, which is the main scenic area in Wulingyuan. Tourists will be able to enjoy free consultancy, breaks and assistance in t...

HNA Group Invests in Huangguoshu National Park


A restructuring agreement for Huangguoshu Tourism Group has been signed in Guiyang with HNA Group becoming the largest shareholder of with 50% of the group's shares and launching a CNY10 billion tourism program to construct Huangguoshu National Park.

China Southern Launches Chongqing-Zhuhai Route


China Southern Airlines is opening a new non-stop route between Chongqing and Zhuhai in May 2011.

Hong Kong Strengthens Tourism Ties with Henan


Hong Kong's commissioner for tourism, Philip Yung, together with representatives of the Travel Industry Council of Hong Kong, the Hong Kong Tourism Board and travel trade representatives, recently att...

Tibet Airlines Plans Multiple Domestic Routes


The Tibet Airlines "April Spring" Tourism Industry conference hosted by Tibet Tourism Bureau and organized by Tibet Airlines Company was held recently in Lhasa. Tibet Airlines is expec...

Landison Signs New Hotel in Tonglu Hangzhou


A signing ceremony between Daqi Mountain Castle and Landison Hotels Resorts was held recently in Landison Longjing Resort Hangzhou, which marks the entry of Landison into the high-end leisure comp...

Kunming-Singapore High Speed Rail Planned for 2020


According to Kunming local media reports, the construction of the Kunming to Singapore high speed railway is expected to start in April 2011 and to be finished in 2020. Following the completion of ...

Air China to Launch Athens Service in May


Air China has announced that it will launch a new international service to Athens, Greece on May 11, 2011. This new service, from Beijing to Athens with stopover in Munich, will be ope...

Air China Signs Strategic Agreement with China Telecom


Air China, the nation's flag carrier, has signed a strategic cooperation agreement with China Telecom, the country's largest land-line telephone operator, on information cooperation. Under the agre...

Shangri-La Signs Direct Distribution Agreement with Ctrip

2011-04-21 has signed a distribution co-operation agreement with Shangri-La International Hotel Management, which makes Ctrip the first travel agency with direct system connectivity in mainland China. ...

China Southern Launches Guangzhou-Vancouver Service


From June 2011, China Southern Airlines, the country's largest commercial carrier, is set to start a non-stop service on the route linking Guangzhou, the capital of Guangdong province and Vancouver, C...

Shanghai Mulls Duty-free Shopping Malls


The Shanghai municipal government is schudling to set up duty-free shopping malls in Pudong, a district enjoying sub-provincial administrative status. The government aims to trial this policy at Pu...

JINAir Launches Flight on Jeju-Harbin Route


The South Korean budget carrier JINAir recently started charter flights on the Jeju Island to Harbin route. The direct service is operated by Boeing 737-800 aircraft every Thursday and Sunday. The ...

Xiamen-Lhasa Flight to Open within 2011


Xiamen Airlines is scheduling to launch direct flights on the Xiamen to Lhasa route within this year, as it aims to meet demand for travel to the capital of the Tibet Autonomous Region. The carrier...

Mainland Group Numbers to HK Up in March


According to the Travel Industry Council of Hong Kong, in March 2011 the number of registered inbound mainland tour groups registration increased by 9.9% year on year to 7,482. In the first three m...

Lufhansa Enhances Service to Shanghai and Nanjing


The German flag carrier Lufthansa has announced that the number of its direct flights to mainland China and Hong Kong will be increased from 62 a weekto 77 a week. From on April 16, the Frankfurt S...

Shangri-La Hotel Manzhouli Opens Its Doors


Shangri-La Asia Limited has announced the opening of Shangri-La Hotel, Manzhouli, in Inner Mongolia. Manzhouli shares a 54-kilometre border with Russia and is China's busiest border crossing. Shang...

TravelSky Establishes Company in Taiwan


TravelSky Holdings, a provider of IT solutions to China's air travel and tourism industries, has announced the establishment of its first branch in Taiwan. The company says on its website that the ...

Second-tier Cities Boost Jetstar's China Network


Jetstar Asia, Singapore-based arm of the budget fares airline, has been capitalizing on the outbound travel growth from China's second-tier cities by launching a number of new routes from non-first ti...