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China and New Zealand are reaching new height in tourism business since 2008 free trade agreement

10 monthes ago   |   By Travel and Tourworld

As China and New Zealand is getting closer with their 2008 trade deal, the Chinese visitors' numbers are surging to New Zealand.
The NZ government initiatives to increase tourism from China seem to be paying dividends.
The statistics NZ figures this week showed the number of Chinese arrivals rose 11 percent to almost 445,000 in the year ended April 30.
It is accelerating from an annual increase of just 2.6 percent a year earlier. Chinese visitor numbers have climbed at an average annual rate of 18 percent since April 2012.
The Ministry for Business, Innovation and Employment of NZ says...
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Obama explains why he signed a deal with Netflix and how he thinks it will help solve our political divide

Obama explains why he signed a deal with Netflix and how he thinks it will help solve our political divide

10 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Netflix recently signed a production deal with Barack and Michelle Obama.
Obama spoke publicly about his deal with Netflix at a tech conference on Wednesday, which he said will focus on identifying and promoting people with interesting and important stories to tell that can help everyone around the world better understand each other.
On Monday, Netflix announced that it had signed a multimillion deal with former president Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama , and on Wednesday, Obama spoke publicly about the deal for the first time.
Obama was speaking at a tech conference in...
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Tourism Vancouver signs deal with Chinese tech giant to lure more tourists

Tourism Vancouver signs deal with Chinese tech giant to lure more tourists

10 monthes ago   |   By Travel and Tourworld

Tourism Vancouver has signed a technology deal with the industry giant of China to lure a greater number of Chinese visitors from the fastest growing travel market of the world.
The first of its kind, it would observe Tencent Travel and its partner Trip Advisor China to promote Vancouver as a global model for smart city tourism.
And as a part of the three-year agreement, Tencent would be offering specialized mobile technology for Vancouver to offer interactive digital services to Chinese travellers and to establish an international benchmark.
Trip Advisor China would also cross-promote...
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