Gulf Times - Chinese-tourists
Thai minister blames tour operators for boat disaster

Thai minister blames tour operators for boat disaster

The boat, the Phoenix, went down in high seas on Thursday off the west-coast island of Phuket with 101 people on board.

32 Chinese tourists killed in North Korea bus crash

32 Chinese tourists killed in North Korea bus crash

A bus crash in North Korea has killed 32 Chinese tourists and four North Koreans, the foreign ministry in Beijing said on Monday.

'Qatar in prime position' to draw Chinese tourists

'Qatar in prime position' to draw Chinese tourists

Qatar is “extremely well positioned” to attract Chinese tourists due to its luxurious offerings and high level of service, a Welcome Chinese senior official has said.

Pact grants Qatar approved destination status in China

Pact grants Qatar approved destination status in China

QTA noted that the agreement grants Qatar an ‘Approved Destination Status (ADS),’ allowing it to receive Chinese tourists and hold tourism promotional activities within China.

Cavendish sets new mark with narrow Tour stage victory

Cavendish sets new mark with narrow Tour stage victory

Mark Cavendish moved up to joint second on the all-time Tour de France stage win list with victory in yesterday’s third stage by the tightest of margins.

Tearful prayers as Pacquiao visits death row Filipina

Tearful prayers as Pacquiao visits death row Filipina

Boxing superstar Manny Pacquiao visited a Filipina on death row in Indonesia yesterday, with the convict breaking down in tears as she prayed behind bars with the Philippine sporting hero.