Wednesday 21 November 2018
Home      All news      Contact us      Chinese
todayonline - 3 month ago

Empty hotels, idle boats: What happens when a Pacific island upsets China

KOROR, Palau - Empty hotel rooms, idle tour boats and shuttered travel agencies reveal widening fissures in the tiny Pacific nation of Palau, which is caught in an escalating diplomatic tug-of-war between China and Taiwan. Late last year, China effectively banned tour groups to the idyllic tropical archipelago, branding it an illegal destination due to its lack of diplomatic status. As China extends its influence across the Pacific, Palau is one of Taipei s 18 remaining allies wo

Related news

Latest News
Hashtags:   

Empty

 | 

hotels

 | 

boats

 | 

happens

 | 

Pacific

 | 

island

 | 

upsets

 | 

China

 | 
Most Popular (6 hours)

Most Popular (24 hours)

Most Popular (a week)

Sources