Daisy Ridley as Rey in a scene from ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’. Much of the Star Wars franchise was filmed in Ireland. Photo: AP

Can the alure of Star Wars, Game of Thrones and direct flights get Chinese tourists flocking to Ireland?

Michael D’Arcy, minister of state at Ireland’s Department of Finance, hopes a new direct route between Hong Kong and Dublin will boost tourism and trade

Topic |   Tourism

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Daisy Ridley as Rey in a scene from ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’. Much of the Star Wars franchise was filmed in Ireland. Photo: AP
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