Xinjiang receives over 180m tourists in first nine months


The number of tourists to Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region exceeded 180 million from January to September this year, up 40.9 percent year-on-year, local authorities said Monday.

The regional culture and tourism bureau said tourism revenue in the three quarters reached 304.64 billion yuan ($42.62 billion), up 40.8 percent from...