Video Roll – Luxury Chinese Tourism

Tapping the High Net Worth Chinese abroad – Travel and Shopping, the Complete Presentation Set

Following the enthusiastically received symposium in New York on how to reach and engage the Chinese High Net Worth travellers and consumers on 29th February, the complete seminar presentations for both sessions are now available for those who were unable to attend. China Luxury Network, Jing Daily and ChinaContact jointly hosted two high velocity seminars […]

Eurostar launches its first ever Weibo campaign targeting Chinese market 

Eurostar, the high-speed rail service connecting the UK to mainland Europe, is today launching a new video-centric, Weibo campaign targeting Chinese students living in Paris and London. The competition invites entrants to submit short videos of their favorite spot in Paris or London, to be in with the chance of winning a luxury Eurostar trip for […]

ChinaContact Weekly Newsletter, 15th September

  ChinaContact   Weekly Newsletter   15th September, 2014 Greetings!   “Britain tourism visa scheme is on the move” is what we announced in our last Weekly Newsletter before the summer break, and this week The UK is still on top of the news with the announcement by Chancellor George Osborne, during a summit attended […]

ChinaContact Monthly Newsletter, Summer 2014

    China Outbound Tourism      Monthly Newsletter   Summer 2014 Monday 8th of September Greetings !   The Travel Daily Conference (formerly Travel Distribution Summit China) has been growing quickly from year to year.  This year, it was held at Sheshan resort outside Shanghai on 3-4 September, attended by 1,200 delegates. The big […]

Foreign GDSs gear up for the much-awaited opportunity in China

  Deregulation is a process and a lot of progress has been made in the airline distribution segment in China, with the support of the Civil Aviation Administration of China and IATA. TravelDaily China takes a look at how a technology company of Amadeus’ stature is gearing up for China. By Ritesh Gupta TravelDaily   […]

ChinaContact latest China entry package

CC002 Market entry package

ChinaContact is pleased to release its latest market entry package. This package is aimed at small businesses that can start taking a few steps to be more visible online to Chinese potential clients and customers. For any inquiry please contact us at : Download your package here and benefit from 15% discount until the 31st […]

Assessing how AirAsia X is trying to capitalize on opportunities in China Exclusive: By Ritesh Gupta   If any outbound tourism source market can elicit an expenditure of $100 billion from approximately 100 million travellers in a year, then the lure of capitalizing on such opportunity is quite appealing. So it doesn’t come as a surprise when airlines are constantly evaluating the destination preferences of […]

Travel e-commerce set for a big leap in China as intermediaries invest aggressively

trends of china ecommerce market segments

  By Ritesh Gupta   China’s e-commerce sector continues to shine. According to the Ministry of Commerce People’s Republic of China, the trade volume of China’s e-commerce in the first half year reached 5.66 trillion yuan, up 30.1% year on year. Online retail market reached 1.1 trillion yuan, up 33.4% year on year, accounting for […]

Assessing why Skyscanner is optimistic about a fruitful presence in China 

Interesting battles lines are being drawn as the online travel market in China is witnessing strong interest from international players. assesses how Skyscanner hopes to strengthen its presence via its acquisition of Youbibi By Ritesh Gupta   Travel e-commerce category in China has proved to be a major conundrum for most of the intermediaries […]

Expanding Horizons : Lunch and Learn with Roy Graff “Chinese Guests in Hospitality and Retail Markets”

Lunch and Learn

Roy Graff, Managing Director of ChinaContact has been invited to be a guest speaker at the inaugural gathering for  a new networking series organised on September 23rd  by the YPO-WPO Exchange Organisation: Expanding Horizons. The luncheon will gather hoteliers and suppliers to the hotel industry to which Roy will introduce the potential presented by the Chinese consumer . […]

Ctrip asserts supremacy with its performance, gears up for deeper penetration 

Ctrip-Jenny Wu

Chinese OTA Ctrip is building the accelerated growth momentum shown by the strong results in the recent quarters. And going forward, it is targeting even a bigger slice of the total pie. By Ritesh Gupta Correspondent If there is one entity in the Chinese travel e-commerce category that stands out for its sustained investment, […]