WeChat is used by many international airlines for marketing, ticket sales and more. Here are a few examples of how airlines have tapped into the world of WeChat to attract China’s outbound travelers.
On 17 July, 2018, the German National Tourist Board (GNTB) hosted a live webinar on WeChat through Dragon Trail’s CTA Live platform, to introduce its partner airline Lufthansa to the Chinese travel trade.
As more destinations and businesses around the world adopt Chinese mobile payment systems, we look at the major platforms, where they are accepted, the benefits of mobile payments, and how you can start accepting them, too.
Approximately 70,000 Chinese tourists visited Ireland in 2017, but this could just be the start, thanks to the launch of direct flights from both Hong Kong and Beijing, as well as marketing by Dublin Airport and Ireland’s tourism bodies.
Scoot, Singapore Airlines’ low-cost long-haul brand, entered the Chinese market in August 2012, and now operates flights between Singapore and seven Chinese cities, in addition to Hong Kong.