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The weeklong National Day holiday will see almost half of China’s population hitting the road

4 weeks ago
Sky Canaves
record 589 million Chinese are expected to travel domestically and abroad during the period surrounding the October 1 National Day, an increase of 12 percent over 2015.
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.