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Contemporary Hospitality and Tourism Management Issues in China and India
     

Contemporary Hospitality and Tourism Management Issues in China and India

by Stephen Ball, Susan Horner
 

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ISBN-10: 0750668563

ISBN-13: 9780750668569

Pub. Date: 08/10/2007

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This book represents a comprehensive, authoritative and up-to-date analysis of key sectors in the hospitality and tourism industries in China and India, and will address the market's growing need for information on Tourism in China and India. The text will be written in an accessible style drawing on the authors’ wealth of theoretical, educational and

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This book represents a comprehensive, authoritative and up-to-date analysis of key sectors in the hospitality and tourism industries in China and India, and will address the market's growing need for information on Tourism in China and India. The text will be written in an accessible style drawing on the authors’ wealth of theoretical, educational and industry experience. The text will contain inputs from academic colleagues and commercial contacts from the identified region.

Case studies will give real life experiences of hospitality and tourism companies and organisations operating in this region and will include interactive exercises and discussion points.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780750668569
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
08/10/2007
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
216
Product dimensions:
7.39(w) x 9.66(h) x 0.48(d)

Table of Contents


Foreword     xi
Acknowledgements     xiii
Organisation of the Book     xv
Introduction     xvii
Chinese and Indian Contexts     1
The economies of China and India     3
The socio-demographics and governments of China and India     15
The culture of China and India     25
Tourism trends in China and India     37
Hospitality and Tourism Management in China (Including Hong Kong and Macau)     63
Hotels and resorts - China     65
Restaurants, fast food and contract food service - China     79
Tourism business - China     95
Hospitality and Tourism Management in India     111
Hotels and resorts - India     113
Restaurants, fast food and contract food service - India     125
Tourism business - India     141
Conclusions     153
Case Studies     157
Macau: The new "Las Vegas of the Far East"?     157
Goa: The resort state of India     158
The Oberoi Group India: The learning organisation     160
Expansion of hotels in Bangalore, India     164
The Holiday Inn Resort, Goa     166
The Park Hotels, India     166
ECOTEL certification programme     167
Tea houses in China and Hong Kong     168
Winter tourism attractions in China     169
China "Building a world tourism power and developing a new mainstay industry" National tourism administration of the People's Republic of China, 2001     170
Hong Kong Disney     177
Leisure travel in India     179
Business travel in India     182
Conference and incentive business in India     184
The growth of the budget airlines in India     185
The railways of India as tourist destinations     186
Pilgrimage sites in India     187
Author Index     189
Subject Index     193

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