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Earlier this month, the U.S. said it would grant Chinese tourists 10-year multiple-entry visas. Now, New Zealand is also easing up on Chinese tourists—or at least, on the wealthy ones.Read More
A rule change allowing Chinese visitors to return to the U.S. multiple times over a 10-year period is being hailed as a boon to American tourism - economic impact could be $85 billion by 2021.Read More
Zhang's company, American Carson International, catered almost exclusively to government tour groups from Guangdong province. But in the past couple of years, official tourism from there has been scaled back.Read More
The new visa agreement between China and the US will unleash a major travel and trade boom and will also be used as a template by Beijing to make similar arrangements with other developed countries.Read More
Spain will speed up visa applications for Chinese visitors, the latest European country to streamline travel rules to attract a larger share of tourists from the Asian giant.Read More
European countries are doing all they can to reduce the time it takes to process visas but it is still taking too long to issue such travel permits to visit Malta, according to Michael Zammit Tabona.Read More
China's top legislature is about to launch inspections of the enforcement of the country's tourism law, targeting irregularities such as overpricing and hidden fees.Read More
To improve the nation’s position as a high-quality destination, the tourism sector has agreed to changes for Chinese tours’ shopping trips.Read More
South Korea is mulling easing regulations on visa procedures and the establishment of resorts and casinos to attract more Chinese tourists.Read More
Summer is the most popular time for mainland Chinese tourists to visit Taiwan. But as applications to enter Taiwan are limited, it can take a while for them to obtain their visa.Read More