China sees a tourism boom during ‘Golden Week’

Chinese travellers have made 461 million trips and spent 385.6 billion yuan (US$58 billion) over the first four days of Golden Week, an increase of 11.4% and 13.6% from a year earlier, respectively, the 21st Century Business Herald reported. The eight-day Chinese National Day holiday, nicknamed Golden Week and commencing October 1, is seen as a major boost to domestic consumption and […]