The equation that sold the QLD Tourism Industry on Mobile Payments

Forward-thinking from Katie Mills and the team at Tourism and Events Queensland sharing the equation of how they sold the tourism industry on preparing for Digital payments from Chinese travellers. A $407m opportunity, addressing the spending gap by making transactions easier for visitors. The pilot program between Tourism and Events Queensland and Alipay delivering 84% … Continue reading The equation that sold the QLD Tourism Industry on Mobile Payments

Digital Payments for Australian Tourism Providers

The third workshop of Asia Insights Series was held by Asialink Business, Australian Tourism Export Council, City of Sydney, which designed to help tourism companies understand Chinese digital payments and how to make good use of these platforms to attract more Chinese tourists. Thanks to Thomas D. for hosting this meaningful and impressive workshop. Thanks … Continue reading Digital Payments for Australian Tourism Providers

Chinese Payment Systems & Tourism

A number of clients struggle with this, particularly those tourism experiences without a physical shop front. Research from Tourism Research Australia shows that in 2018, 1.4m Tourists from China injected AUD$11.7Bn spend into the Australian economy, and this is forecast to triple to $34Bn by 2026. These investment figures could be significantly higher if we … Continue reading Chinese Payment Systems & Tourism