Tourists at the Fuxi Mountain tourism area in Xinmi City in central Henan province on December 22. Photo: Xinhua
Tourists at the Fuxi Mountain tourism area in Xinmi City in central Henan province on December 22. Photo: Xinhua
Tourism

Omicron: China’s tourism industry braces for fallout as a surge in Covid-19 puts peak travel season in jeopardy

  • Tourism industry revenue sank 61 per cent to 2.23 trillion yuan (US$350 billion) last year, as travels plunged 52 per cent to 2.88 billion trips
  • Bleak outlook for industry as Fitch says China is expected to maintain its zero-Covid policy through most of 2022

Topic |   Tourism
Tourists at the Fuxi Mountain tourism area in Xinmi City in central Henan province on December 22. Photo: Xinhua
Tourists at the Fuxi Mountain tourism area in Xinmi City in central Henan province on December 22. Photo: Xinhua
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