Hyatt Hotels Corporation and BTG Hotels announced affiliates of Hyatt and Homeinns Hotel Group, have entered a strategic joint venture to create a new hospitality brand.
JW Marriott, part of Marriott International, announced the opening of JW Marriott Hotel Harbin River North.
In the recent report by Lodging Econometrics (LE), in the third quarter of 2018, China’s total construction pipeline stands at 2,642 projects/569,690 rooms and is up nine percent by projects and six percent by rooms year-over-year (YOY).
Qatar Airways has announced that as part of its strategy to invest in the strongest airlines around the world and continue enhancing operations and network connectivity, on December, 28, 2018, it had completed an on-market purchase of certain A shares and H shares of China Southern Airlines Company Limited (China Southern Airlines). This resulted in an aggregate holding of approximately 5.00 percent of the total issued share capital of China Southern Airlines.
Chengdu, capital of Sichuan province in China, is offering a 144-hours Transit Visa Free to the holders of 53 foreign countries from January 01, 2019, as part of the city’s plan to boost its development as an international destination for tourists.
For the second time in a row, Wyndham Hotels & Resorts (WHR) announces that it has become the official Partner Hotel of ITB China, taking place from May 15 – 17, 2019 in Shanghai.
Thailand-based ONYX Hospitality Group, announced the opening of its 50th property, Shama Hongqiao Shanghai.
Hyatt Hotels Corporation announced the opening of Hyatt Regency Xuzhou in China’s Jiangsu Province.
The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) and the People’s Government of Guilin, China held the 12th UNWTO/PATA Forum on Tourism Trends and Outlook on October 25 -27. This year’s edition - ‘The Future of Tourism: Road to 2030´, aligns with the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).