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VisitBritain hosts tourism mission to China & first trade event to South Korea in more than five years

18 Nov 2016

VisitBritain is this week hosting its largest ever tourism mission to China, followed by its first trade event to South Korea in more than five years.

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Highest August ever for overseas visits to UK

21 Oct 2016

New figures released today show that it was a record-breaking August for inbound tourism to the UK with 3.8 million visits, up 2% on the same month last year.

Mr. Dingyi Meng, Deputy General Manager EMEA of GZL International Travel Service, Ltd. Ms. Charlene Zhang, VisitBritain B2B Executive, South China & HK Ms. Minyan Chen, Director of Marketing and Branding of Diadema Travel Ms. Della Zhang, VisitBritain B2B Manager, China & HK Mr. Biao Luo, Vice General Manager of Guangdong  Nanhu  International Travel Service  Co., Ltd.
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VisitBritain opens new office in Guangzhou, China

17 Aug 2016

Britain’s national tourism body VisitBritain has today (August 17) opened a new office in Guangzhou, China to attract more Chinese visitors to Britain.

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China moves into UK’s top 10 most valuable inbound markets

23 May 2016

Records have been set in 2015 for inbound visits with strong growth from Britain’s major inbound markets including the US and Europe and double digit growth from newer markets China & the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

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VisitBritain wins gold award in Beijing for its work in getting businesses in the North of England ‘China-ready’

13 Apr 2016

VisitBritain’s work to increase the welcome and services that Chinese visitors to England experience has been recognised with a gold award in the service quality category of the Chinese Tourist Welcome Awards 2016 held today (Wednesday 13 April) in Beijing.