Culture

In a country of 1.4 billion people, you’d think social media is big in China. And it is, but it is not just social media like elsewhere in the world, it's social media 'with Chinese characteristics'. Read More
W Hotels is slated to open 12 new properties in the Asia Pacific region by 2019 with more than half those hotels planned for China, including new flagships in Beijing and Shanghai.Read More
The number of Chinese luxury travelers has grown to record heights: Today there are 2.9 million dollar millionaires in China, a year on year increase of 3.6%, and travel is still their top leisure pursuit.Read More
Over the past few years California has had a huge spike in tourists from China - especially in Los Angeles. The local Chinese population in Los Angeles is the largest of any county in the United States. Read More
Mainland Chinese are the biggest single group of tax free shoppers in the world. In Hong Kong and the mainland luxury brands prove themselves to be a reliable store of monetary and economic value. Read More
Six times more Indian tourists travel to China than vice versa. The Indian government is rolling out a tourism campaign in Chinese cities, joining the global pursuit of one of China’s most valuable assets: its big-spending tourists.Read More
The number of Chinese netizens is surely overwhelming, but this giant market can not be seen as one. Chinese social media users can be roughly grouped into six distinct user segments based on their motivation and online behavior, with the first four of them building the key segments.Read More