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Surge in Chinese visiting U.S. to create jobs

3 months ago
Sky Canaves
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More than 3 million trips to the United States are to be made by Chinese tourists this year, directly creating about 45,000 jobs and indirectly creating 230,000 jobs in the U.S., as revealed during the closing ceremony of the 2016 China-U.S. Tourism Year on Sunday.”
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.
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