Calgary tourism groups court visitors from China

Falice Chin | June 27, 2016

Calgary tourism groups court visitors from China
The tourism industry in Calgary is saying "ni hao" to a new wave of Chinese tourists ahead of Hainan Airlines' inaugural direct flight from Beijing on June 30. The thrice-a-week, 13-hour non-stop flights from the Chinese capital to the Calgary International Airport are expected to bring in 20,000 new visitors to the province annually and with them -— millions in tourism dollars.

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