The WeChat Alliance initiative comprises four programs: Destination Service Digitalization, Industry Growth Workshop, Industry Growth Fund and Alliance Summit.
The number of China tourists to Laos increased by 22% YOY to 800,000 for the first nine months of this year.
Chinese visitors to the territory surpassed Japanese for the first time in the 2017-18 fiscal year, with just under 19,000 Chinese visitors, versus about 13,500 Japanese.
Revenue generated by inbound trips hit about $127 billion last year and tipped to top $130 billion this year.
Kayak users will be able to book Trip.com's car-rental offerings in Asia Pacific including Greater China, Singapore, Korea and other destinations.
Chinese visitors to Hawaii are down 26 percent through the third quarter of 2019.
As Morocco seeks to expand into the Chinese tourism market, the sector needs a serious shakeup.
Shanghai Airlines’ expansion will see a significant boost from 89,000 seats annually to 207,000.
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