October 2013

COTRI has been quoted in an article of the Economist Intelligence Unit (“The Chinese are coming”), with Forbes one of the best sources for business information in the world. The link: http://country.eiu.com/article.aspx?articleid=1991042783&Country=China&topic=Economy&subtopic=&trackid=43&alert=a6c1a722-fe47-444b-b590-8cb70a5f5fbe.

Another article where COTRI has been quoted (The Atlantic, “How the Chinese Learned to Embrace Independent Travel”) can be found here: http://www.theatlantic.com/china/archive/2013/10/how-the-chinese-learned-to-embrace-independent-travel/280737/

Prof. Wolfgang Georg Arlt has his own FORBES blog on Chinese Tourism! (Forbes has 50 million visits a year) The blog is already operational, so you can register and click “follow” under this link: http://www.forbes.com/sites/profdrwolfganggarlt/.

Please find a link to an article about “growth in Chinese outbound travel” published by Travelweekly. The article is the first in a series of three by Prof. Arlt: http://www.travelweekly.co.uk/Articles/Details/45472.

Here is another link to a video about Chinese consumption during the Golden Week.  It is discussed how London retailers adapt their product for Chinese buyers: http://www.bloomberg.com/video/london-retailers-adapt-products-for-chinese-buyers-66f2fU4HQ2iN1G~XeOOxCw.html?goback=.gde_1593767_member_5793294959926861828#!