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China Tourism Group Corporation Limited (CTG), also known as China Travel Service (Holdings) Hong Kong Limited, is a backbone state-owned enterprise directly managed by the central government and one of the central government-owned enterprises headquartered in Hong Kong. The group's history dates back to the travel service department established by the Shanghai Commercial & Savings Bank on August 15, 1923. After a century of development, CTG has formed an industry structure comprising travel agencies, scenic areas, hotels, duty-free retail, tourism transportation, travel document services, cruises, real estate, and comprehensive operations in Hong Kong. The operation network spans China's mainland, Hong Kong, Macau, and over 30 countries and regions abroad. CTG gathers well-known tourism brands such as HKCTS, CITS, CTS, and CDF, making it the only central government-owned enterprise with tourism as its core business and the leading tourism enterprise in China featuring the longest history, comprehensive industrial chain assets, large scale of operation, and high brand value. By the end of 2023, CTG had more than 43,000 employees, total assets exceeding RMB 200 billion, and over 600 wholly-owned or controlled subsidiaries, serving over 80 million tourists annually. The profile of the group's core tourism business is as follows:

CTG Travel

China Tourism Group Travel Services Co., Ltd.(CTG Travel), operates travelling services which is CTG's core business, serving the customers in inbound, outbound, domestic travel customized travel, MICE business, business travel, visa and travel document services, etc.with around 70 subordinates in 33 countries and regions, around 100 subordinates in 25 provinces and autonomous regions of China. lts 2B business currently ranks first in the industry, and its travel document services are provided in visa application centres in around 30 countries and regions. ranking first in market share.

CTG International

China Travel International Investment Hong Kong Limited ("CTG International" for short), founded in July 1992 and listed in Hong Kong (00308.HK) in November 1992, is the flagship of tourism investment and operation business under CTG. It aims to build up a Leading Investor and Operator of Tourist Destinations offering customers with premium cultural and tourism products with unique experience in travel and leisure.

CTG Investment

China Tourism Group Investment Management Co., Ltd., also known as China Travel International Investment (Shenzhen) Hong Kong Co., LTD, (CTG INVESTMENT), is a major strategic business unit of CTG, which is one of 16 central government-owned enterprises specializing in real estate development and operation identified by State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission of the State Council. CTG INVESTMENT has been at the forefront of urban development in the Greater Bay Area and the Yangtze River Delta, with extensive business footprint in the middle and lower reaches of Yangtze River and Cheng-Yu urban agglomeration. CTG INVESTMENT has made significant inroads in major cities including Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Suzhou, Hangzhou, Ningbo, Chengdu, Xi'an, Qingdao, Xiamen, Wuhan, Sanya, and Haikou among other cities. Positioned as a distinctive and high-quality urban real estate developer, CTG INVESTMENT is committed to urban real estate development and "Real Estate+" business relying on its comprehensive development and operation capability.

CTG Duty-Free

China Tourism Group Duty Free Co., Ltd. (CTG Duty-Free) operates tax-free tourism retail business as the flagship business of the Group. Holding comprehensive duty-free licenses, the company has established long-term cooperative relations with more than 1200 world-renowned brands. At present, it has opened more than 200 duty-free shops in Chinese mainland, Hong Kong, Macao, Taiwan and overseas, ranking first spot in the global industry. Notably, it’s Haikou International Duty Free City Shopping Complex serves as the largest stand-alone duty-free store in the world. "CDFG" is listed as a leading tourism stock in domestic capital market and ranks in the "Top 20 Best A-Shares Listed Companies".

CTG Hotel

China Tourism Group Hotel Holdings Co., Ltd. (CTG HOTEL), with its renowned brands such as Metropark International, Metropark, Kew Green, and Traveler Inn, operates nearly 200 wholly-owned, jointly held, entrusted, leased or franchised hotels, totaling approximately 50,000 rooms. These hotels are primarily located in over 40 cities across China, including Hong Kong, Macau, over 30 cities in United Kingdom, and in Thailand, Laos, Brazil, Portugal, etc.

CTG Development

CTG Development Corporation Limited (CTG DEVELOPMENT), transformed from the former China Tourism Group Financial Services Co., Ltd. in September 2022, aligns with the central government's instructions and CTG's strategy of "Based in Hong Kong, Achieve Excellence Overseas". It engages in peripheral businesses related to the Group's main business in Hong Kong and incubating emerging industries. Focusing on Hong Kong-based operations, CTG DEVELOPMENT has ventured into consumer finance (PrimeCredit), property management, security services, and warehouse logistics, addressing the essential needs of people in Hong Kong. PrimeCredit, the biggest non-bank consumer credit service provider in Hong Kong, operates 25 branches and 3 telesales and service centers. Kai Fu Property Services Company Limited, another subsidiary, offers community services to over 200,000 residents in Hong Kong.

CTG Asset

China Tourism Group Asset Development Co., Ltd. (CTG ASSET), with a registered capital of 1 billion yuan, is a CTG subsidiary focusing on asset operation management and strategic investment incubation. CTG ASSET operates 33 wholly-owned, controlled or CTG-invested companies, covering commercial and office property management, tourism transportation, self-driving tour and RV tour, asset operation and disposal, as well as tourism culture and media. By managing existing assets and incubating incremental businesses, CTG ASSET is exploring new business models in tourism-related transportation and media, and launching new tourism product, in a bid to establish a professional and market-oriented investment and asset operation platform.

CTG Cruises

China Tourism Group Cruises (Hainan) Co., Ltd. (CTG Cruises), is committed to fostering national cruise brands. The company is incubating two brands: Astro Ocean Cruise and Nanhai Cruises. As a member of the fleet under Astro Ocean International Cruise Co., Ltd., "Piano Land" with destination-less qualification in Hainan is the first luxury cruise ship independently operated by Chinese company. The cruise ship "Nanhai Dream" of Sansha Nanhai Dream Cruises Co., Ltd. operates the Sanya-Xisha route.

Adhering to the philosophy of "Integrity Operation and Quality Service", CTG is committed to the mission of "Serve the state and public with high-quality tourism service", implementing the strategy of "Based in Hong Kong; Cultivated in Hainan; Expand Markets Domestically; Achieve Excellence Overseas" and upholding the corporate values of "Integrated Synergy, Openness and Inclusiveness, Wise and Pragmatic". With a focus on enhancing core functions and competitive capabilities, CTG is striving to become a world-class tourism group known for its "Exceptional Products, Distinguished Brand, Leadership in Innovation, and Modern Governance".

  • Mr. Wang Haimin

    Mr. Wang is the Chairman of China Tourism Group. He is a certified Engineer and holds an MBA degree. Mr. Wang joined the Group in 2022.

  • Mr. Lv Youqing

    Mr. Lv is Director of China Tourism Group. He is a certified Professorate Senior Engineer and holds a Master’s degree in Laws and a Doctorate degree in Economics. Mr. Lv joined the Group in 2019.

  • Mr. Yuan Jiuqiang

    Mr. Yuan is Director of China Tourism Group. He holds a Master’s degree in Laws. Mr. Yuan joined the Group in 2019.

  • Mr. Zhang Guofa

    Mr. Zhang is a Non-executive Director of China Tourism Group. He holds a Doctorate degree in Economics. Mr. Zhang joined the Group in 2023.

  • Mr. Ouyang Qian

    Mr. Ouyang is a Non-executive Director of China Tourism Group. He holds a Doctorate degree.

  • Mr. Che Shanglun

    Mr. Che is a Non-executive Director of China Tourism Group. He is a Senior Economist and holds an Executive MBA degree.

  • Mr. Zeng Weixiong

    Mr. Zeng is a Non-executive Director of China Tourism Group. He holds an MBA degree.

  • Mr. Wu Jianghong

    Mr. Wu is a Non-executive Director of China Tourism Group. He holds a Master's degree in Laws. Mr. Wu joined the Group in 2023.

  • Mr. Shi Shanbo

    Mr. Shi is the Vice General Manager of China Tourism Group. He also serves as the Chairman of CHINA CUISES LIMITED. He holds a Master’s degree of Economics. Mr. Shi joined the Group in 2020.

  • Mr. Jin Hongyan

    Mr. Jin is the Chief Accountant of China Tourism Group. He also serves as the Chairman of China Tourism Group Finance Co., Ltd. He is a certified Senior Accountant. He holds a Bachelor's degree of Economics and a Master’s degree of Management. Mr. Jin joined the Group in 2023.

  • Mr. Wu Qiang

    Mr. Wu is the Vice General Manger of China Tourism Group. He also serves as the Chairman of the Board of China Travel International Investment Hong Kong Limited. He holds an MBA degree and joined the Group in 2006.

  • Ms. Liu Kun

    Ms. Liu is the Vice General Manager of China Tourism Group. She also serves as the Chairman of the Board of CTG Digital Technology (Shenzhen) Corporation Limited. She is a certified Senior Economist and holds a Master's degree in Economics and an MBA degree. Ms. Liu joined the Group in 2023.

  • Mr. Chen Rong

    Mr. Chen is the Assistant to the General Manager of China Tourism Group. He is also the Chairman of the Labor Union of Group. He holds a Bachelor’s degree of Economics, an MBA degree, and a Doctorate degree as a Senior Economist. Mr. Chen joined the Group in 2016.

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"A Hundred Year Journey" Video Wins the 10th "State-owned Enterprise Good News" Awards!


For 15 Consecutive Years, CTG has Ranked Among "Top 20 Chinese Tourism Groups".


CDF Haikou International Duty Free Shopping Complex Shines in Hainan with Prestigious Luban Award


CTG’s "Priceless Love, Meaningful Charity" Short Video Wins the Third Prize in the Fifth Belt and Road Initiative Short Video Competition Cambodia Region


CTG Receives Five-Star Rating Certificate from Rating Expert Committee of the China Corporate Social Responsibility Report


At the 2023 China International Travel Mart, CTG Wins Best Stand Award, Best Organization Award, and Best Advertising Award


"Pursuer of Clouds" by CTG Duty Free Investment Development Co., Ltd. Wins Excellence Award at the 4th Central SOE Socialist Core Values Theme Microfilm (Micro-Video) Contest


CTG Rated "Excellent" by the Central Rural Work Leading Group for the Targeted Assistance Work for the Sixth Consecutive Year


China Duty Free Group's Brand Value Toped No.1 in Tourism Service Industry Category with 116.529 Billion Yuan in 2023 "China's 500 Most Valuable Brands" Report


Guangxi Branch under CTG International's "Fantastic·Detian Night" Project Recognized as a National Immersive Cultural and Tourism New Model by Ministry of Culture and Tourism


CTG's Haikou International Duty Free Shopping Complex Project Wins China Steel Structure Gold Award for Outstanding Engineering by CCMSA


Desert Star Hotel Honored at the 4th "China Services" Tourism Product Creative Case Release Gala by China Tourism Association


Party-mass Work Department of China Tourism Group Hotel Holdings Co., Ltd. Granted the "March 8th Red Flag Collective" Title by SASAC for 2023


CTG International Shapotou Scenic Area's Tour Guide Performance Department Wins "National Women's Civilization Post" for 2023


CTG’s Microfilm "Spark" Wins Dedication Award at the 3th Central SOE Socialist Core Values Theme Microfilm (Micro-Video) Exhibition by SASAC Publicity Bureau


CTG Ranked 18th in SASAC's "2022 Central SOE Brand Building Capability Top 30"


"Culture Sower" Secures the Second Prize in the Integrated Media Category at the 9th "State-owned Enterprise Good News" Awards


CTG Duty-Free’s Microfilm "Spark" Receives Second Prize for Positive Energy Internet Content themed "Gather Workers' Positive Energy, Strive to be Good Netizens of China" 2022


CTG Achieves Grade A in SASAC's Central SOE Reform Three-Year Action Key Task Assessment for 2022


"The Gift" Microfilm by CDFG's Sanya Duty-Free Shop Limited Wins the First Prize of Microfilm Category at the 10th National Brand Story Contest


CTG Recognized for Exemplary Contribution to Rural Revitalization in SASAC's Social Responsibility Bureau's "Blue Book on Central SOE's Role in Rural Revitalization Development" 2022


"CTG’s Support Advances Tourism Industrialization in Zhaoxing Scenic Area" Wins Excellence Award at SASAC’s 5th Central SOE Outstanding Story Creation Showcase Event


From 2020 to 2022, CTG was shortlisted in the "Typical Cases of Brand Building of State-owned Enterprises" rated......


In 2020 and 2022, China International Travel Mart awarded CTG the "Best Organization Award" and "Best Booth Award"


CTG’s Centenary Brand Communication Case Showcasing Central SOE Responsibility Included in SASAC’s "2022 Central SOE Brand Building Typical Case List"


From 2020 to 2022, the World Brand Lab included CTG Duty-Free in "China's 500 Most Valuable Brands"


In 2017, 2019, 2020, and 2021, the State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission of the State Council awarded CTG "Level A Enterprise...


In 2021, CTG ranked in top 30 on the "Central SOE Brand Building Ability List" rated by the State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission of the State Council


In 2021, the 2nd "9+2" Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area Development Forum awarded CTG "Greater Bay Area Outstanding Contribution Award (Enterprise)"


In 2021, Moodie Davitt awarded CTG Duty-Free "Best Global Digital Marketing Team"


In 2019 and 2021, China Association of Travel Services awarded CTG Travel as one of "Top 20 Travel Service Brands"


In 2021, CTG Property (a brand under CTG Investment) was shortlisted in the "Top 100 Real Estate Enterprise in Sales 2020 " rated by CRIC China


In 2021, Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area Economic and Trade Association awarded PrimeCredit Limited (a brand under CTG Finance) "Top 100 Enterprise Inheritance Award in Greater Bay Area"


From 2017 to 2021, China Tourist Hotel Association awarded CTG Hotel as one of "Top 60 Hotel Groups in China"


In 2020, Xinhuanet awarded CTG "My Favorite Chinese Brand 2020"


In 2020, China International Fair for Trade in Services awarded CTG "Best Creativity Award", "Best Organizer Award", "Best Popularity Award", and "Best Product Sale Award"


In 2020, CTG Investment won the "China Best Institutional Tourism Investor Award" in the 10th ITIA Award


In 2020, Wind awarded CTG Duty-Free as one of "Top 50 in Total Market Value", "Top 50 Most Popular Listed Companies to Institutions", and "Top 5 in Consumer Service Industry"


In 2020, Facebook awarded PrimeCredit Limited "Most Influential Brand 2020"


In 2019, Nanhai Cruises (a brand under CTG Cruises) was awarded one of "Top 5 Cruises Companies" in the 2nd CATS Industry Appraisal


From 2017 to 2018, CTG Hotel received "Most Potential Brand Award" from AHF Center


In 2017, CTG Travel was given the title of "Best Travel Agency China" by TTG Travel Awards


In 2017, Travel Weekly Asia Northstar Travel Group awarded CTG Travel "Readers' Choice Awards Best Travel Agency (North Asia) 2017"

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