Beijing's tourism revenue set to take off with new 144-hour transit policy

thejakartapost.com

The start of a 144-hour visa-free waiver policy for international travelers to Beijing, Tianjin and Hebei province will create a boom in local tourism, industry insiders said.


The visa waiver, which came into effect on Dec. 28, allows foreign nationals from 53 countries a stay of up to six days in the three areas during international transfer - doubling the length of the previous waiver.


A British tourist applying for a 144-hour stay at Beijing Capital International Airport's Terminal 3 said the city had many must-see attractions and the new policy enabled plenty of time to learn about the local culture.

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Posted: 11 Jan 2018 21:40:21

  
  

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