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Chinese Vow Retaliation Against United Airlines

Chinese Vow Retaliation Against United Airlines

By now, you’ve probably heard about the United Airlines passenger who was violently dragged off a plane on Sunday and left with a bloodied mouth instead of a safe trip. But while some in the states may be shaking their heads, people in China are shaking their fists. Mobile phone footage of the incident has […]

China to Top the U.S. in Air-Travel Market Share by 2029

China to Top the U.S. in Air-Travel Market Share by 2029

China is set to soar for the No. 1 spot in the world’s largest air-travel markets by 2029, according to a recent report by the International Air Transport Association. The institute expects Chinese airlines to see 758 million new passengers in the next two decades bringing their total numbers up to 1.196 billion by 2034. […]

Bi-partisan Committee Urges State Department to Issue Travel Advisory for China After Detention of Houston Woman

Bi-partisan Committee Urges State Department to Issue Travel Advisory for China After Detention of Houston Woman

A congressional committee is urging Secretary of State John Kerry to issue a travel advisory for China, saying the case of a Houston woman detained there since March without clear charges is “deeply troubling.” Sandy Phan-Gillis, a naturalized U.S. citizen of Chinese ethnicity, visited China in March along with a trade delegation that included Houston’s […]

85 Percent of Forbidden City to Open By 2020

85 Percent of Forbidden City to Open By 2020

600 years after it was established as an imperial palace, Beijing’s legendary Forbidden City will open more of its space to the public by 2020. 85 percent of the city will be open for visitors to walk through, according to Shan Jixiang, curator of the Palace Museum which is nestled in the Forbidden City. In […]