Economic Watch: Tourism booming during China's National Day holiday

Source: Xinhua| 2017-10-08 22:08:20|Editor: An
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Tourists visit the Duanqiao Bridge, or the Broken Bridge, in the West Lake scenic area in Hangzhou, capital of east China's Zhejiang Province, Oct. 5, 2017. A total of 705 million tourists traveled around the country during the National holiday, generating 583.6 billion yuan (about 87.7 billion U.S. dollars) of revenue, according to the China National Tourism Administration (CNTA). This year the National Day holiday was extended by one day as the Mid-Autumn Festival fell on Oct.4, which saw a surge in tourist revenue along with passenger flows. (Xinhua/Zhang Cheng)

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