Increasing Chinese tourists to short-haul destinations


The article states that China’s slowing economic growth, the US-China trade dispute, and a weakening RMB have diminished the willingness of China’s middle class to spend big abroad. Despite constituting a fifth of global tourism spending, Chinese tourists are increasingly drawn to domestic or short-haul destinations — Thailand and Vietnam continue to enjoy steady growth. The news echoes the slowdown concerns of America’s tourism industry, which has seen inbound numbers slow for a first time in 10 years.



Do you have some news or a press release that you’d like to share with the medical travel industry?

Publish for FREE on IMTJ.


Related News

Bangladesh outbound medical tourism

19 November, 2019

New pre-paid medical card for treatment abroad

UK Egypt hospital partnership

19 November, 2019

Developing cardiac care in Egypt

Saudi patients to Abu Dhabi

19 November, 2019

Ethiad partnership for Saudi Arabia medical travel to UAE

China cross-border healthcare

19 November, 2019

New international hospital on China’s Silk Road

Portugal spa tourism

15 November, 2019

Futuristic medical spa opens in Portugal