Many brands will be hoping for a similar bout of so-called “revenge spending”.
The number of flights between China and other countries continues to increase.
Hundreds of cabin crew lost their jobs over the summer after the carrier closed its crew bases in North America.
The service is expected to be rolled out in all Chinese cities before October 1, the National Day holiday, if the initial launch goes smoothly.
Visits to the Skyscanner website, owned by Trip.com Group Ltd, are down by 60% to 70% due to the pandemic’s impact on travel demand.
Smartkarma anticipates China Tourism Group Duty Free Corp’s revenue for the second half of the year will be RMB28,700 million (US$4,247 million), a +23.8% year-on-year increase.
Hong Kong bans Cathay Dragon flights from Kuala Lumpur; Japan Airlines increases flights to Dalian.
The regional airline had been scheduled to operate three flights a week between Kuala Lumpur and Hong Kong.
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