Chinese billionaire led 6,400 of his employees on a holiday
Employees took 147 buses to be transported from the hotel Promenade des Anglais in Nice, where they formed the largest human chain in history. They were placed so as to form the phrase “Dream Tiens company is to be in Nice on the Côte d’Azur” to celebrate 20 years of friendship between the Chinese company and the French region.
Following this trip really eccentric, France won Euro 33 million. The Group consists of over 6,400 employees will spend 13 million euros in Paris. In Nice, they will spend 20 million euros, as many Chinese guests stay at expensive hotels in Cannes.
Jinyuan Li, aged 57, is one of the richest Chinese with a fortune of several billion dollars. Billionaire founded the company in 1995, which is a conglomerate of several biotech business, health management, digital commerce, hotels and tourism.
France, which is trying to revive the economy, is the most visited country in the world, according to UN figures, and many tourists come from China.
Nearly 85 million tourists annually support a 150 billion euro industry, which generates 7% of the GDP of France. In 2013, most tourists came from neighboring European countries, but 3.1 million were from the US and 1.7 million in China.