Armenia and China to sign new agreement on direct air services

Armenia‘s General Department of Civil Aviation (GDCA) director Sergey Avetisyan stated Armenia will meet with China in autumn 2017 to discuss the issue of organising direct services between the…..

Tarom releases RFP for long-haul aircraft as it eyes China and USA routes

Romanian national carrier Tarom is to push ahead with the acquisition of up to three widebodied aircraft to support its long-haul network development. The formal…..

Western Chinese cities shine among “New Economy Index” top 10 Chinese inflow airports

An index of economic activity in non-industrial growth industries has shown that central and western Chinese cities are leading the way in attracting new growth……

Paypal makes a play for China market

Paypal has found a way to tap into the lucrative China market by partnering with search giant Baidu. The move will give Paypal access to…..

Australia smartphone use surges ahead while China hits a ceiling

As the world turns mobile, as customers initiate increasing amounts of airline buying transactions on smartphones, it looks as if China’s growth has levelled off……

Fiji Airways gains access to mainland China with Hong Kong Airlines codeshare

Fiji Airways is the latest airline from this region to forge a codeshare with Hong Kong Airlines. Fiji Airways plans to begin codesharing with Hong…..

International tourist arrivals increase 11% year on year with Asia leading that growth

Tourism Australia has reported 8.3 million international arrivals to Australia in 2016, an increase of 11% year-on-year. Managing Director John O’Sullivan reported that tourism arrivals from key markets…..