February 15, 2020
Coronavirus Takes Its Toll on China-Indonesia Relations
By Muhammad Zulfikar Rakhmat and Dikanaya Tarahita
Indonesia’s travel ban could impact not only economic but political ties between the two countries.
February 13, 2020
Coronavirus Hits Thailand Hard
By Austin Bodetti
The precipitous drop in visitors from China could represent as big a danger to Thailand as the virus itself.
November 30, 2019
The Coming Political Restrictions on Chinese Outbound Travel
By Xiaochen Su
Hand-wringing over targeted tourist restrictions miss the larger point: the Chinese overseas tourism boom is about to fall victim to domestic political concerns.
March 27, 2019
Amid Thaw, Japan Is Seeing a Boom in Chinese Tourists
By Daniel Hurst
The influx is remaking Japan's ski resorts -- and potentially its foreign policy as well.
December 20, 2018
40 Years of Social Change in China
By Bonnie Girard
Opening up and economic reform may have brought unintended consequences.
November 14, 2018
Is the Philippines’ Pro-China Policy Working?
By Ronald U. Mendoza and Miann S. Banaag
Analyzing the economic yields from President Duterte’s Chinese rapprochement.
June 19, 2018
Tourism: China’s People Power Tool
By Edoardo Saravalle
For Beijing, Chinese tourists are a simple yet powerful foreign policy tool.
February 16, 2018
6.5 Million Chinese to Travel Abroad for 2018 Spring Festival Holiday
By Charlotte Gao
Each Chinese tourist is expected to spend 9,500 yuan (about $1,500) on average traveling abroad.
November 10, 2017
China’s First Olive Branch to South Korea?
By Jenna Gibson
After a breakthrough on the THAAD dispute, a group of 3,000 Chinese tourists is planning a trip to Seoul.
June 26, 2017
A Remote Pacific Island Faces up to China
By David Morris
Can Yap Island both protect its unique heritage and capitalize on Chinese investment?
January 05, 2017
Taiwan’s Anno Horribilis for Tourism: Political Theater vs. Economic Reality
By Michael A. Turton
Is China really killing Taiwan's tourism industry?
October 05, 2016
Why Are Chinese Tourists So Badly Behaved?
By David Volodzko
Narratives of exceptionalism and nationalism are crucial ingredients in making an "ugly Chinese" tourist.