A group of Chinese tourists pose for a photograph in front of the Sultan Abdul Samad Building, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Photo: Shutterstock
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Chinese tourists will be educated on how to behave in Malaysia, even though they already know, says ambassador

  • China’s ambassador to the Muslim-majority nation admits complaints regarding Chinese citizens are a cause of embarrassment
  • But he maintains that travellers from the Middle Kingdom know how to comport themselves

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A group of Chinese tourists pose for a photograph in front of the Sultan Abdul Samad Building, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Photo: Shutterstock
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Tourists in Macau’s Senado Square, in July. Photo: SCMP
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How the Hong Kong protests are affecting Asia’s tourism industry – the winners and losers

  • As travellers from the region choose to stay away from the territory, other destinations benefit from big spenders
  • But it is not good news for everyone – proximity to political turmoil seems to turn arrivals off Macau and Shenzhen

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Tourists in Macau’s Senado Square, in July. Photo: SCMP
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