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Demand for 128,000 pilots forecast in China

DEMAND FOR 128,000 PILOTS FORECAST IN CHINA

Chinese airlines will require nearly 130,000 new pilots over the next 20 years to meet growing air travel demand. That's according...

Taiwan grateful to United Airlines for imaginative website solution to ‘one China' rule

TAIWAN GRATEFUL TO UNITED AIRLINES FOR IMAGINATIVE WEBSITE SOLUTION TO ‘ONE CHINA' RULE

Taiwan has expressed gratitude to United Airlines for finding an unusual way to “differentiate” it from mainland China while complying...

 
 
 
Chinese passenger plane makes emergency landing minus two wheels

CHINESE PASSENGER PLANE MAKES EMERGENCY LANDING MINUS TWO WHEELS

A Chinese passenger plane with 166 people on board made an emergency landing with two wheels missing at Shenzhen airport on Tuesday,...

U.S. Airlines Cancel Some China Routes Amid Industry Headwinds

U.S. AIRLINES CANCEL SOME CHINA ROUTES AMID INDUSTRY HEADWINDS

Two U.S. airlines have dropped routes between China and the U.S. this week, bringing the number of cancellations to five over the past...

 
 
 
China's Ghost Festival, a day to honor ancestors

CHINA'S GHOST FESTIVAL, A DAY TO HONOR ANCESTORS

China's Ghost Festival, called Zhongyuan Festival by Taoists and Ullambana Festival by Buddhists, falls on the 15th day of the 7th...

Wuling Mountain in Beijing

WULING MOUNTAIN IN BEIJING

Located in Miyun County some 150 kilometers east of Beijing, Wuling Mountain is a national-level forest reserve. What distinguishes...

 
 
 
Hawaiian Airlines to suspend service to China in October

HAWAIIAN AIRLINES TO SUSPEND SERVICE TO CHINA IN OCTOBER

Hawaiian Airlines will suspend its only route to China after four years of offering the service. The Honolulu Star-Advertiser reports...

Pingle Ancient Town in Sichuan

PINGLE ANCIENT TOWN IN SICHUAN

Pingle Ancient Town was formed as early as West Han Dynasty . It was an important town on the ancient South Sichuan Road and South...

 
 
 
American cuts second U.S.-China flight; cites fuel cost, competition

AMERICAN CUTS SECOND U.S.-CHINA FLIGHT; CITES FUEL COST, COMPETITION

American Airlines is cutting a route from Chicago to Shanghai, cancelling the second direct flight from the U.S. city to China in four...

Xiamen Air plane skids off Philippine runway, disrupting flights

XIAMEN AIR PLANE SKIDS OFF PHILIPPINE RUNWAY, DISRUPTING FLIGHTS

Thousands of air travelers faced delays on Friday after a Chinese airliner skidded off the runway at the airport in the Philippine...

 
 
 
How do people celebrate "Chinese Valentine's Day"?

HOW DO PEOPLE CELEBRATE "CHINESE VALENTINE'S DAY"?

The Double Seven Festival, known as the Chinese Valentine's Day, falls on August 17 this year. The history of the festival dates back...

China sees 93 new general aviation airports in H1

CHINA SEES 93 NEW GENERAL AVIATION AIRPORTS IN H1

China is embracing a burgeoning general aviation industry with 93 newly-licensed general aviation airports and an expanding fleet of...

 
 
 
46,000 people affected in south China city as torrential rains cause US$32 million worth of damage

46,000 PEOPLE AFFECTED IN SOUTH CHINA CITY AS TORRENTIAL RAINS CAUSE US$32 MILLION WORTH OF DAMAGE

Torrential rains that lashed southern China over the weekend forced the relocation of 7,800 people in one city alone, while two residents...

Yogurt Festival starts in Tibet

YOGURT FESTIVAL STARTS IN TIBET

Celebrations for the traditional Shoton Festival, or Yogurt Festival, began in Lhasa, capital of southwest China's Tibet Autonomous...

 
 
 
Airbnb ends offer of stay at Great Wall

AIRBNB ENDS OFFER OF STAY AT GREAT WALL

US home-sharing platform Airbnb has suspended a plan to provide lodging on the Badaling Great Wall in Beijing amid concerns that it...

Hong Kong's Cathay Pacific reports narrower loss, flags better H2

HONG KONG'S CATHAY PACIFIC REPORTS NARROWER LOSS, FLAGS BETTER H2

Hong Kong's Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd on Wednesday swung to a narrower half-year loss and flagged expectations for a better second...

 
 
 
Taiwan to Target Airlines That Say Island Belongs to China

TAIWAN TO TARGET AIRLINES THAT SAY ISLAND BELONGS TO CHINA

Taiwan is looking at ways to hit back at foreign airlines that recently caved in to pressure from Beijing to refer to the island as...

Zhalong National Nature Reserve in Qiqihar, Heilongjiang

ZHALONG NATIONAL NATURE RESERVE IN QIQIHAR, HEILONGJIANG

Aerial photo taken on July 31, 2018 shows the scenery of Zhalong National Nature Reserve in Qiqihar, Heilongjiang Province. Zhalong...

 
 
 
Beijing Capital remains world's 2nd-busiest airport in H1

BEIJING CAPITAL REMAINS WORLD'S 2ND-BUSIEST AIRPORT IN H1

Beijing Capital International Airport remained the world's second-busiest airport by passenger traffic in the first half of the year,...

China Eastern, Japan Airlines team up to tap Chinese tourism boom

CHINA EASTERN, JAPAN AIRLINES TEAM UP TO TAP CHINESE TOURISM BOOM

China Eastern Airlines Corp Ltd and Japan Airlines Co Ltd on Thursday said they would form a joint venture to capitalize on a boom...

 
 
 



Welcome to Georgia

Welcome to Georgia

Georgia – Tbilisi has been the capital city since the fifth century, the country of one of the most ancient histories and cultures in the world. Its special geographical... Read more ...

Hong Kong Launches First High Speed Rail Service

Hong Kong Launches First High Speed Rail Service

Hong Kong's first high-speed railway - the Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong High Speed Rail - was launched today , bringing visitors from around the world the chance to travel... Read more ...

The Future of the World Endurance Championship Might Be Hydrogen-Powered

The Future of the World Endurance Championship Might Be Hydrogen-Powered

Despite the fact that electric vehicles are all the rage these days, the racing world is looking in new directions to find ways to make motorsport a more sustainable and... Read more ...

TAFI Chairman:Indian Govt plans special Bengal-U.S. flight deals to foster...

TAFI Chairman:Indian Govt plans special Bengal-U.S. flight deals to foster Indo-US tours

The Indian government is keen to facilitate Indo-U.S. travel, expanding it by several notches with new plans of introducing special flight packages for Eastern India... Read more ...

Seoul Hosts the 7th UNWTO Global Summit on Urban Tourism

Seoul Hosts the 7th UNWTO Global Summit on Urban Tourism

The Seoul Metropolitan Government and the World Tourism Organization co-hosted the UNWTO Global Summit on Urban Tourism at The Shilla Seoul from September 16 to 19. The UNWTO... Read more ...

Lynchburg City leaders creates five-year plan for tourism & economic development

Lynchburg City leaders creates five-year plan for tourism & economic development

Lynchburg City leaders have come up with a new strategy to keep the Hill City flourishing. The Office of Economic Development and Tourism is releasing their Blueprint of... Read more ...

The Roberts International Airport & its new terminal look for tourism potential

The Roberts International Airport & its new terminal look for tourism potential

The euphoria that welcomed news in terms of setting up a modern passenger terminal at the Roberts International Airport experienced a drop when viewers witnessed that the... Read more ...

Canada's first Indigenous woman-owned airline all set to launch

Canada's first Indigenous woman-owned airline all set to launch

A new i ndigenous woman-owned airline announced its launch and start of service coming next spring in Canada. Called Iskwew Air, the airline will begin its flights next March... Read more ...

SA to host largest aviation forum of the world

SA to host largest aviation forum of the world

The global trade event would witness roughly 3,000 aviation professionals from 300 airlines, 700 airports and 130 tourism authorities collected to talk about and develop new... Read more ...

Christine Blasey Ford's lawyers want more time to decide whether she'll...

Christine Blasey Ford's lawyers want more time to decide whether she'll speak publicly on sexual assault claim against Brett Kavanaugh

Research Gate/Getty Images Christine Blasey Ford's attorneys have asked for more time to decide whether Ford will speak to the Senate Judiciary Committee about her claim that... Read more ...

Lynchburg City leaders creates five-year plan for tourism & economic development

Lynchburg City leaders creates five-year plan for tourism & economic development

Lynchburg City leaders have come up with a new strategy to keep the Hill City flourishing. The Office of Economic Development and Tourism is releasing their Blueprint of... Read more ...