Tourism-reliant businesses are hopeful the return of Chinese visitors will revive the sector from the pandemic slump.
Zoe Osborne is an award-winning freelance journalist and photographer specialising in human rights, development and the environment. She is based in S... outheast Asia and covers stories from across the South and Southeast Asian regions, from Nepal to Vietnam.
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