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Ctrip to Launch ‘Customized Travel’ Summit in Europe

August 31, 2018/0/0/

Original Article: https://jingtravel.com/ctrip-launch-customized-travel-summit-europe/ — Jing Travel—April 3, 2018 Budapest, Hungary will be the site of the first European summit for Ctrip’s Customized Travel platform. Photo: Shutterstock It’s challenging to tie down exactly the volume of independent outbound travel vs outbound group travel from the Chinese source market. One thing that is clear is that independent travel […]

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Soaring Chinese tourism means big money for U.S. cities

August 31, 2018/0/0/

Original Article: https://www.curbed.com/2018/2/2/16964908/travel-cities-tourism-china-chinese-los-angeles — Visitors from China spent $33 billion in the U.S. in 2016, a figure sure to rise By Patrick Sisson —Feb 2, 2018, 1:05pm EST The Hollywood Walk of Fame. Famous LA destinations have seen a sharp rise in Chinese tourism over the last decade. There’s a Chinese proverb that says “traveling thousands of miles […]

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Announcing Luxury FirstLook 2018: Exclusivity Redefined, New York, Jan. 17

August 31, 2018/0/0/

Original Article: https://www.luxurydaily.com/announcing-luxury-firstlook-2018-exclusivity-redefined/ — October 31, 2017 — By Staff Reports Please click the link below for: Luxury FirstLook 2018 attendee list  PRESENTATION PDFs: Please click the headlines directly below for links to the presentations in PDF: The State of Luxury 2018 Christine Barton, senior partner and managing director, Boston Consulting Group Experience in a Material-Driven Luxury […]

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5 Charts Showing the Rise of Independent Chinese Travelers

August 31, 2018/0/0/

Original Article: https://skift.com/2017/08/25/5-charts-showing-the-rise-of-independent-chinese-travelers/ — Dan Peltier, Skift – Aug 25, 2017 1:00 am “We’re still many years away from seeing a tipping point when more Chinese travel independently than with tour groups. But this data should be a wake-up call to destinations and travel brands that a shift is already happening in some places and for […]

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Citcon Partners with China Luxury Advisors and The Momentum Group to Bring WeChat Pay and Alipay to Brands in North America

August 31, 2018/0/0/

Original Article: https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/citcon-partners-with-china-luxury-advisors-and-the-momentum-group-to–bring-wechat-pay-and-alipay-to-brands-in-north-america-300468378.html — WASHINGTON, June 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ New Payment Options Will Allow Brands to Increase Purchases Among Chinese Consumers Citcon the integrated cross-border payment and marketing platform, China Luxury Advisors (CLA) a strategic consultancy dedicated to connecting the world’s leading brands, institutions and destinations to the global Chinese consumers, and The Momentum Group (TMG) a WeChat […]

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