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Trip.com widens travel cancellation fee waiver program

Passengers boarding a flight from Chengdu to Shanghai on Jan. 30, 2020. (Image…


CHINA VOICES | Can Mafengwo turn reviews into profit?

Screenshots of Mafengwo app (Image credit: TechNode) This week, Technode's…


The Chinese startup using chatbots to revolutionize hotel bookings

Image credit: TravelFlan Hong Kong-based TravelFlan is using chatbots to…


China’s social travel platform Mafengwo to lay off 40% of staff

Screenshots of Mafengwo app (Image credit: TechNode) Chinese travel platform…


China’s Trip.com eyes global expansion with TripAdvisor tie-up

Image credit: TechNode/Emma Lee Chinese travel giant Trip.com Group, formerly…


CHINA VOICES | The messy story of Airbnb China

The following is an abridged translation of an unsigned article. How Airbnb…


Briefing: Tencent leads $250 million investment in social travel site Mafengwo

Mafengwo Raises $250 Million in New Funding Round Led by Tencent - PRnewswire…


Social travel service Mafengwo pockets $133M Series D for UGC development and big data

Chinese social travel service Mafengwo announced today that has completed a D…


As outbound tourism grows, China's giants are following along to fuel their global expansion

Not long ago, taking vacations away from home was only eligible for a small…