Thu, 20 Sep 2018 14:40
Living it up in Hainan
Tourists visiting China usually head to see traditional sights such as the Forbidden City, the Great Wall, or the Temple of Heaven, stroll on Shanghai’s Bund; or perhaps to admire the terracotta warriors of Xi’an.
Thu, 03 May 2018 01:00
Clever city clusters may solve a global challenge
In a debate on “Urbanisation: Testing the City Cluster Model” that we (Asian Development Bank officials) participated in at the Boao Forum for Asia in South China’s Hainan province in April, all the panelists agreed that integrating cities and urban systems in coordinated city clusters is a global challenge.
Tue, 01 May 2018 13:10
Hainan goes visa-free
Travellers from 59 countries can now take advantage of visa-free access to Hainan, China’s southernmost island province.
Wed, 25 Apr 2018 01:00
KOH PHI PHI STANDS OUT
Koh Phi Phi was the only destination selected in Thailand in a list recently published by Travel + Leisure magazine alongside other idyllic islands including Mauritius in Africa, Hainan Island in China, Cebu Islands in the Philippines, Crete in Greece and St. Croix in the US Virgin Islands.
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 07:02
Hainan to offer 30-day visa-free period for visitors from 59 countries
China will adopt a new 30-day visa-free policy in Hainan province for people from 59 countries starting May 1, in an attempt to nurture the tourism industry of the southernmost province.
Wed, 08 Nov 2017 20:25
Sun Young-Yoo of Korea takes early LPGA lead
Shanghai - Sun Young-Yoo said that "pretty much everything" worked as the South Korean surged into a one-shot lead after the first round of the Blue Bay LPGA in Hainan on Wednesday.
Mon, 24 Jul 2017 13:00
Sanya rules the waves
The Sanya Celebration gets underway in Hainan, south China this month with a road show that aims to promote inbound tourism.
Tue, 14 Mar 2017 12:30
Sun-seeking retirees flock to 'China's Florida'
Blessed by palm-fringed beaches and balmy weather, the island province of Hainan is fast becoming known as "China's Florida," drawing masses of retirees fleeing the biting cold of their hometowns.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 18:43
Minjee Lee Wins in China, Ariya and Pornanong finish 3rd and 4th
BEIJING - Australia's Minjee Lee beat back stiff competition from rivals to land her third LPGA victory with a total 13-under-par, two shots ahead of Ariya Jutanugarn and seven ahead of Pornanong Phatlum at the Blue Bay tournament on China's Hainan Island on Sunday.
Fri, 07 Oct 2016 17:30
Thais urged to check forecasts before flying to Hong Kong, Macau
Thais planning on travelling to Hong Kong, Macau and Hainan, in China, were urged to check weather forecasts before leaving.
Mon, 21 Mar 2016 01:00
Leaders of Mekong nations urged to consider environment at summit
PRIME Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha will this week join the first summit of the Lancang-Mekong Cooperation in China’s Hainan province
Tue, 30 Jun 2015 01:00
If Manila were to grab Hainan
Re: "Australia should stay away from South China Sea", Opinion, June 14.
Fri, 13 Mar 2015 14:42
Pheu Thai upbeat 250 former MPs to escape impeachment
Former Pheu Thai MP Wicharn Minchainan Friday expressed confidence that 250 former MPs would escape impeachment when the National Legislative Assembly deliberates the anti-graft body's impeachment case against them.
Sun, 09 Mar 2014 00:00
Ariya climbs leader board in third comeback tournament
A resurgent Ariya Jutanugarn carded a solid 67 to move into fourth spot, five behind the leader, after the third round of the US$500,000 Mission Hills World Ladies Championships at the par-73 6,206 yard Mission Hills Hainan's Blackstone Course in China ye
Mon, 11 Mar 2013 00:00
Ariya helps Thailand finish third
Ariya Jutanugarn turned in a disappointing score of 73 to finish at six-under 282 but still helped Thailand finish third in the team event of the US$500,000 World Ladies Championships at the Mission Hills Haikou in Hainan, China, yesterday.