USEUROPEAFRICAASIA 中文双语Français
Opinion
Home / Opinion / Hot Words

文旅经济 (wénlǚ jīngjì): Cultural and tourism economy

China Daily | Updated: 2017-09-28 07:48

Centered on the tourism, entertainment and cultural industries, as well as services, the cultural and tourism economy is one of the major drivers for China's growth momentum in the new normal. With government support and capital investment, the cultural and tourism economy is entering a golden age.

The cultural and tourism industries play an active role in promoting employment and driving consumption, as well as propelling the transformation and upgrading of the country's economic structure.

China's annual tourism revenue has increased from 2 billion yuan ($301 million) in 2008 to 4.12 billion yuan in 2015. That year, the tourism investment increased 10 percent from the year before. It is estimated that the overall tourism revenue during the upcoming National Day Golden Week will be more than 600 million yuan.

The central government issued a document supporting land use for tourism in June 2016, which indicates it intends to highly promote the domestic tourism industry.

Most Viewed in 24 Hours
BACK TO THE TOP
Copyright 1995 - . All rights reserved. The content (including but not limited to text, photo, multimedia information, etc) published in this site belongs to China Daily Information Co (CDIC). Without written authorization from CDIC, such content shall not be republished or used in any form. Note: Browsers with 1024*768 or higher resolution are suggested for this site.
License for publishing multimedia online 0108263

Registration Number: 130349
FOLLOW US