Close

Asia

Tech giant Tencent and Tourism Vancouver launch China marketing partnership

Tourism Vancouver’s new mobile city app is available to 1 billion users on WeChat, China’s largest social media network WVNTR – Tech giant Tencent and Tourism Vancouver launched a marketing partnership today to promote Vancouver to Chinese travellers. The multi-year partnership will see Tourism Vancouver gain preferred access to mobile tech, big data insights and […]

Read More

Belarusian MPs ratify visa-free agreement with China

LR – Belarusian President, Alexander Lukashenko and Chinese President, Xi Jinping WVNTR – (Xinhua) — The House of Representatives of the National Assembly of the Republic of Belarus on Wednesday ratified the intergovernmental agreement on visa-free travel with China. “This will happen within 30 days after the parties complete the approval process and inform each […]

Read More

Dubai Knowledge Park Fills Growing Demand From Chinese Vocational Students in the UAE’s Tourism Sector

WVNTR – With the number of Chinese tourists coming to Dubai growing, it has become increasingly important to train qualified talent to serve this emerging market segment – the number of visitors from China grew 12% in the first quarter of 2018, delivering 258,000 more tourists in comparison to last year, according to the Dubai […]

Read More

China’s first visa center in CEE opens in Bucharest

Guests attend a ribbon-cutting ceremony to open a Chinese visa application service center in Bucharest, capital of Romania, on June 22, 2018. China opened here on Friday a visa application service center, the first in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE), to facilitate the visa processing and provide better service to Romanian applicants wishing to visit […]

Read More

Canada adds New payment option and other changes to benefit Chinese travellers

WVNTR – To make applying online more convenient and accessible for Chinese travellers, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has added UnionPay as a new payment option. UnionPay is the largest and most popular payment provider in China. Today IRCC Minister Ahmed Hussen highlighted this initiative on the eve of a federal, provincial, territorial tourism […]

Read More

51 young South Africans stranded in China following visa scam

International Relations and Co-operation Minister Lindiwe Sisulu. Picture: African News Agency (ANA) Archives WVNTR – Johannesburg – The Department of International Relations and Cooperation (Dirco) is working with Chinese authorities to help dozens of young South Africans who are stranded in China due to a visa scam. A statement said Minister of International Relations and […]

Read More

How to apply for Thailand visa

WVNTR – Located in Southeast Asia, Thailand covers a total area of approximately 513,000 square kilometers (198,000 square miles) and is the 50th largest country in the world and the 12th largest in Asia. Thailand has three seasons: wet, cool, and hot. Depending on where and when you travel Thailand, it is always good to […]

Read More
en English
X