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State-owned enterprises are developing the tourism industry in the South China Sea to boost the government’s claims in the disputed region

1 month ago
Sky Canaves
ore than 10,000 Chinese tourists have visited the Paracel Islands on trips that include flag raising and oath taking as part of the package.
By Sky Canaves
Sky Canaves previously reported for The Wall Street Journal in Beijing and Hong Kong, where she covered media, culture, social issues, and legal affairs, and served as the founding editor and lead writer of the WSJ’s China Real Time site. Prior to becoming a journalist, Sky worked in the China corporate law practice of Baker & McKenzie, and she has also taught journalism and media law at the University of Hong Kong. She speaks Mandarin and has accumulated more than a decade's experience living, studying and working in China.