Chinese tourists heading to the Philippines over the Lunar New Year period face new visa restrictions. Photo: AP

Philippines changes visa rules for Chinese travellers ahead of Lunar New Year after spike in crime blamed on mainlanders

  • New restrictions on temporary visit visas follow a rise in crime linked to overseas gambling industry
  • Rules limit length of stay and require applicants to provide flight details and proof of accommodation
Topic |   Lunar New Year
Chinese tourists heading to the Philippines over the Lunar New Year period face new visa restrictions. Photo: AP
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