Growing Chinese middle class bets on booming cruise industry

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Li Jiejun

A new luxury cruise liner is setting sail in China, one of the world’s fastest-growing markets.

Royal Caribbean says ‘The Ovation’ will make China its home port.

Experts say China’s up-and-coming middle class is ready to go to sea.

CCTV’s Li Jiejun reports from Hong Kong.

Growing Chinese middle class bets on booming cruise industry

Growing Chinese middle class bets on booming cruise industry

A new luxury cruise liner is setting sail in China, one of the world's fastest-growing markets. Royal Caribbean says 'The Ovation' will make China its home port. Experts say China's up-and-coming middle class is ready to go to sea. CCTV’s Li Jiejun reports from Hong Kong.


David Becker on China-US tourism

Early this year, Chinese President Xi Jinping and U.S. President Barack Obama declared 2016 to be the year of China-U.S. tourism.

And, by the year 2018, Chinese tourists will be the number-one overseas visitors to the U.S.

CCTV America’s Susan Roberts spoke to David Becker, CEO of Attract China.

David Becker on China-US tourism

David Becker on China-US tourism

Early this year, Chinese President Xi Jinping and U.S. President Barack Obama declared 2016 to be the year of China-U.S. tourism. And, by the year 2018, Chinese tourists will be the number-one overseas visitors to the U.S. CCTV America's Susan Roberts spoke to David Becker, CEO of Attract China.