Activities

March

10

Bologna becomes the first city to receive the Certification

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Bologna and the Emilia-Romagna region have always been a popular destination for European travelers to Italy. On March 10th, the metropolitan area of Bologna read more


February

27

In the name of tourism – Europe to the conquest of China

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The European Travel Commission (ETC) and the China Tourism Academy (CTA) signed the agreement for the development of promotional activities for the 2018 EU-China...

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February

22

Welcome Chinese further boosts the cooperation with Ctrip

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On February 21st, Welcome Chinese was invited by Ctrip to hold a speech during the China Traveler’s Forum (CTF) in Shanghai.

After a succe...

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October

15

The Certification confirmed to top partners

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Welcome Chinese just attended TTG Incontri travel fair in Rimini, Italy, from 13th to 15th of October.

The Welcome Chinese Certification has b...

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October

13

MEET THE WCN WESTERN TEAM AT TTG INCONTRI 2016

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A company is primarily made up of people. TTG Incontri travel fair (Rimini, Italy, 13-15 October) - the main international B2B exhibition on tourism in I...

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May

22

Spring activities in China for Welcome Chinese

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COTTM (China Outbound Travel and Tourism Market, Beijing, April 12-14) and WTF (World Travel Fair, Shanghai, May 19-22) are the major tr...

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April

30

Subscriptions grow due to the WCN-Ctrip partnership

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Since the beginning of the collaboration with Ctrip, Welcome Chinese has successfully handpicked more than 200 restaurants willing to gain visibility via...

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April

01

Welcome Chinese debuts in South America

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On March 16th Welcome Chinese made its debut in South America. The seminar took place in Brasilia’s Federal Senate House. Gilson Lira (Brazilian Tourism Institute, Dire...

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March

29

Promoting Mediterranean classical heritage to China

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When considering the business of hospitality, the debate is sometimes erroneously restricted to accommodation; however, Welcome Chinese feels that restaurants, shopping m...

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March

24

Verona Arena gets certified

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Did you ever relate Chinese tourism to operatic music? Well, perhaps it is time to start doing so. The Verona Arena, the massive ancient Roman theatre in northeastern Ita...

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March

23

UnionPay app makes the difference!

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A seamless way of paying: this is certainly something that Chinese travelers – like anyone else – expect at their destination. This is the reason why the acceptance ...

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March

20

New certified partners embrace the certification

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Nothing is more important to us than the trust that extremely respected hotels put in the certification. We are glad to announce that, among others, the China Tourism Aca...

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February

23

Western restaurants to benefit from the Welcome Chinese-Ctrip partnership

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Chinese guests make no exceptions when it comes to eating: they like their own food most of all, but they are intrigued by “exotic” tastes and delicacies. New...

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January

20

Welcome Chinese on the frontline at EU-China Trade Project seminar

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Welcome Chinese President, Jacopo Sertoli, will attend as moderator during the seminar held by the EU-China Trade Project (II) on January 20, in Beijing....

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December

16

Rome’s airport to host all main air companies from China

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On December 16th, the new flight from Rome’s Leonardo Da Vinci-Fiumicino Airport to Guangzhou via Wuhan took off, operated by China Southern Ai...

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December

03

WCN’s yearly activities end after 19 stops

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Chengdu and Chongqing were the last main urban centers visited by Welcome Chinese on its 2015 schedule of road shows and sales calls. Th...

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November

27

Welcome Chinese launched in Portugal

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On November 27th, the Welcome Chinese program and certification were introduced in Portugal. The seminar, co-hosted by the Portuguese Tourism Institute and the Ch...

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November

13

CITM – Welcome Chinese at the biggest travel fair in China

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China International Travel Mart (CITM) was held in Kunming, Southwestern China, on November 13-15, 2015. China Tourism Academy – the b...

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October

20

Welcome Chinese introduced in “Dongbei”

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The October road show brought the staff of Welcome Chinese to Dalian and Harbin, North-Eastern China, a huge area made of three provinces known in the ma...

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November

21

Chengdu Int. Tourism Fair

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Welcome Chinese will attend the 2014 Chengdu International Tourism Fair [November 21-23]. Dont' miss the opportunity to come to visit us at our stand. If you want to book...

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November

14

2014 China Internat. Travel Mart

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Welcome Chinese will attend the upcoming China International Travel Mart hosted in Shangai from November 14th to 16th. Take your time to come visit us and discover our ce...

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November

03

2014 London World Trade Market

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Welcome Chinese will attend the WTM in London. Please take time to come visit us at our stand GV259 If you want to book an appointment with us, drop us...

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July

01

Welcome Chinese met VisitBritain

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VisitBritain is the official tourism board of UK, that lately declared to aim to secure 650,000 Chinese visitors to the country by 2020. A special project, with the name ...

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June

26

The Rome debut: airport and rail company join Welcome Chinese

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On Thursday, June 26th Welcome Chinese was presented in front of a non-Chinese audience for the first time. “The growing flow of Chinese outbound tourists,” s...

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June

26

Welcome Chinese, the international debut in Rome

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Eight months after its official presentation, Welcome Chinese is about to make its debut in front of the international press. The day is Thursday, June 26th, in a prestig...

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May

29

Shanghai WTF, a taste of what’s to come

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The World Travel Fair, held at the Shanghai Exhibition Center on May 9th-11th, was the first event with the presence of Welcome Chinese as a B2C exhibitor. It represented...

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May

09

Ready for World Travel Fair in Shanghai

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World Travel Fair (WTF) 2014 in Shanghai is the first B2C Chinese tourism fair that will be attended by Welcome Chinese, the new standard recognized by the China Tourism ...

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April

19

Beyond COTTM: a long way to go..

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.. in understanding Chinese travelers’ needs
Official numbers from the COTTM 2014 tourism fair, held in Beijing from April 9th to 10th, have...

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April

09

Get Ready for COTTM 2014

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Starting on the 9th of April, COTTM 2014 will be the only fair in China dedicated to the Chinese outbound travel market. From its booth in the Exhibition Center in Beijin...

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April

09

Welcome Chinese at COTTM 2014

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More than 100 talks each day – mostly with tour operators and travel agents – were the very positive results from the Welcome Chinese program’s parti...

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February

24

ENIT supports the Welcome Chinese Program

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The Italian Tourism Agency, also known as ENIT, granted its support to the Welcome Chinese brand and program. The official institute, led by president Pier Luigi Celli, r...

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February

12

Savoia Excelsior Palace is the first in Italy to gain the Certificate

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Starhotels Savoia Excelsior Palace, located on the seafront in the historic city of Trieste, Italy, is a member of the top-class Preferred Hotel Group. Since the 12th of ...

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January

03

Baglioni Hotel London gains the Gold Certificate

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It was the 3rd of January when Francesco Sardelli, manager at the Baglioni Hotel in London, received the Welcome Chinese Certification, Gold level, from the president of ...

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December

20

Shanghai Horse Festival

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After a week full of workshops, exhibitions and, above all, sports, the Shanghai International Horse Festival came to an end. The event in Pudong represented one of the m...

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December

20

Capella Singapore achieves the 1st Welcome Chinese Certificate

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Capella Singapore is the first hotel to achieve a Welcome Chinese Certification. On December 20th the hotel’s General Manager, Alejandro Helbling, received the att...

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December

11

From CCTV to Welcome Chinese: interview with Jacopo Sertoli

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A great opportunity in a fast-growing market Welcoming Chinese Tourists: TV and More Services by Marco Piscitello Federalberghi Rome has recently signed an agreeme...

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October

28

Hilton joins the Welcome Chinese project

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The renowned international brand Hilton Group is the first hotel chain achieving the “Hotel Group Partner Standard”. Owner of more than 4000 hotels distribute...

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October

18

Welcome Chinese Grand Launch

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On the 18th October the time has come to unveil the new Welcome Chinese Certification and the online platform welcomechinese.com.cn. The Welcome Chinese Certification ...

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Commented by Bill Frankish, 29.08.2017

We at the Candlewood Suites Calgary Airport North, closely located to the Calgary airport YYC, have been certified by the China Tourism Academy as having reached the JADE STANDARD of "Welcome Chinese" Certification. As such we greet each guest with a special Welcome envelope with Chinese information on our extended stay hotel. Guests receive slippers, tea, and have access to kettles and rice cookers at no charge. Some items are available in our little convenience store called The Cupboard, and there is a Chinese Super Market about 2 kilometers away which has a full selection of food items, commonly found in China, including live fish. Also at the same shopping area, an authentic Chinese Restaurant called The T. Pot , China Bistro From our location we have easy access to main highways to take you to Banff National Park, or the Royal Tyrrell Museum, an excellent Dinosaur museum. Candlewood Suites is an excellent location with cooking facilities which provides a great home base as you travel to various attractions in the area.