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Hyatt Regency Xuzhou Opens in China

Hyatt Regency Xuzhou Opens in China

Hyatt announced the opening of a new Hyatt Regency hotel in Xuzhou, China. The property is located in the top floors of the city’s tallest building, the International Finance Center, which stands 873’ (266 meters).
The hotel offers 344 guestrooms, including 30 suites, between floors 43 and 59. Rooms have a 65” TV, coffee machine, and complimentary Wi-Fi.
Dining options for guests include the Xiang Yue Chinese Restaurant, which specializes in Xuzhou, …

Sichuan Airlines Adopts Baby Panda as Brand Ambassador

Sichuan Airlines Adopts Baby Panda as Brand Ambassador

Sichuan Airlines announced the adoption of a baby panda that will become the official ambassador of the airline’s Panda Route flight expansion program.
The female panda, named 3U and nicknamed YouYou, was born on July 15, 2017.
Youyou is one of eight pandas depicted on the livery of an Airbus A350 that will fly the Chengdu-Beijing route in August and other new routes in the future.
The indigenous population of giant pandas are …

New Hyatt Regency Opens in Beijing

New Hyatt Regency Opens in Beijing

Hyatt announced the opening of the Hyatt Regency Beijing Wangjing. The property is the first of the brand’s hotels to open in the capital city.
The new hotel has 348 guestrooms, with a décor that includes oak wood, beige marble, green marble, and wood grain patterned carpeting. The hotel also has a 24-hour fitness center and an indoor pool.
Guests can dine at the hotel’s five restaurants and bars, including the Lounge, …

Air China to Begin Beijing-Hanoi Flights

Air China to Begin Beijing-Hanoi Flights

Air China announced plans to launch new service between Beijing and Hanoi, Vietnam, on June 1. The carrier will operate the route four times a week, on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Sundays.
Flights are scheduled to depart Beijing at 1:25 a.m. and arrive in Hanoi at 4:15 a.m. Flights from Hanoi will depart at 5:45 a.m. and arrive in Beijing at 10:25 a.m.
Air China will use Airbus A321 aircraft equipped with …

Hainan Airlines to Launch Guangzhou-Tel Aviv Route

Hainan Airlines to Launch Guangzhou-Tel Aviv Route

Hainan Airlines announced that it will introduce new service between Guangzhou and Tel Aviv on August 2. The carrier will operate the route three times a week, using Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft.
Flights are scheduled to depart Guangzhou at 1:30 a.m. on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Sundays, arriving in Tel Aviv at 8:50 a.m. From Tel Aviv, flights will depart at 12:45 p.m., also on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Sundays, and arrive in …

Air Belgium to Launch First Flights, Will Link Brussels with Hong Kong

Air Belgium to Launch First Flights, Will Link Brussels with Hong Kong

Air Belgium announced that it would begin its first flights to Hong Kong from Brussels on April 30.
The airline was founded in 1979 and was recently relaunched as a premium long-haul carrier,
Flights will depart Brussels South Charleroi Airport at 2 p.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Sundays, and arrive at Hong Kong International Airport at 7 30 a.m. the next day. Return flights are scheduled to depart Hong Kong at …

Hainan Airlines Links Shenzhen with Brussels, Madrid

Hainan Airlines Links Shenzhen with Brussels, Madrid

Hainan Airlines announced the launch of new service from Shenzhen to both Brussels and Madrid. The route to Brussels as the carrier’s third to the Belgian capital, while the service to Madrid is the airline’s first between China and Spain.
Flights from Shenzhen to Brussels are scheduled to depart at 9:25 a.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays and arrive at 4 p.m. From Brussels, flights will depart at 8:20 p.m. and arrive …