Aerial view of the Atlantis Hotel in Sanya, in south China’s Hainan. The resort recently turned to live-streaming to attract bookings. Photo: Xinhua

China’s beleaguered hotels use live-streaming, steep discounts to tempt Labour Day holiday travellers wary of coronavirus

  • The five-day break starting May 1 will be a key indicator of the extent of the recovery in consumer confidence after much of the country emerged from lockdown
  • But so-called revenge spending anticipated by many as consumers splash cash after months cooped up may not happen, analysts say
Topic |   China economy
Aerial view of the Atlantis Hotel in Sanya, in south China’s Hainan. The resort recently turned to live-streaming to attract bookings. Photo: Xinhua
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