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  1. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    More visitors, more fish deaths at Ocean Park

    Posted Dec 06th 2012, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... before their birth. A Californian sea lion died during anaesthesia for an operation to desex it. "The sea lion was a female named Baja which arrived in Hong Kong in 2000," a spokeswoman said. "The animal had suffered cramps due to a brain disorder since 2005, and was deemed not suitable to give birth." Dr Samuel Hung Ka-yiu, from the Hong Kong Dolphin Conservation ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1098352/more-visitors-more-fish-deaths-ocean-park
  2. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Consumers fume at misleading listings for Hong Kong's hotels

    Posted Oct 27th 2014, 06:07am by Amy Nip

    ... Amy Nip amy.nip@scmp.com Consumers fume at misleading hotel ads The internet has become the tool of choice for most people planning a visit to Hong Kong to reserve their accommodation, ... outlawing any guest houses being run in buildings that banned commercial activities. In 2000, Li's federation had suggested employing the internationally recognised star-rating system in Hong ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1625286/consumers-fume-misleading-listings-city-hotels
  3. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Mainland Chinese group tours to Hong Kong up 90pc despite mass protests

    Posted Oct 24th 2014, 06:30am by Amy Nip

    ... of mainland group tours to Hong Kong has almost doubled despite the Occupy Central protests that are affecting business and transport. From October 1 to 22, an average of 380 groups visited the city ... National Tourism Administration denied issuing any directive banning tours to Hong Kong, saying it had only advised agencies to "be careful" given the situation. The dramatic increase ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1623342/mainland-chinese-group-tours-hong-kong-90pc-despite-mass-protests
  4. Business - China Business - TOURISM

    Mainland Chinese tourists bypass Hong Kong in favour of Taiwan

    Posted Oct 13th 2014, 04:13am by SIJIA JIANG

    ... a surge in visitors from the mainland, boosting the island's tourism industry and the airlines that serve it, under the shadow of the street protests in Hong Kong. The number of mainlanders visiting the island soared more than 70 per cent over the week-long National Day break from a year earlier. Hong Kong, beset by the impact from the Occupy Central protests, managed only a 6.8 per ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/china-business/article/1615294/mainland-chinese-tourists-bypass-hong-kong-favour-taiwan
  5. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Cruise visitors double- but more are wanted

    Posted Nov 21st 2014, 03:10am by Amy Nip

    ... are wanted The Tourism Board is encouraging cruise companies to deploy more vessels to Hong Kong after passenger numbers more than doubled in the first nine months of the year. The number of cruise passengers who set off from, arrived at or stopped off in Hong Kong from January to September was 294,075, the board said, citing Immigration Department figures, up from 136,000 for the same period ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1644775/cruise-visitors-double-more-are-wanted
  6. News - China - TOURISM

    Shoppers' paradise on Hainan Island gives Hong Kong a run for its money

    Posted Oct 03rd 2014, 04:14am by He Huifeng

    ... a holiday in Hong Kong, but changed her mind on hearing of big promotions offered at the Haitang Bay mall. Following the mall's opening on September 1, Sanya has set itself up to rival Hong ... "In future, we will make sure our prices are competitive with Hong Kong by launching promotions frequently at times such as Christmas and Lunar New Year." Customers shopping ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1608458/shoppers-paradise-hainan-island-gives-hong-kong-run-its-money
  7. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    C.Y. Leung says HK will control number of visitors from Shenzhen

    Posted Aug 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Amy Nip and Olga Wong As protests gain momentum, Leung seeks to allay fears that border city's relaxed travel permit rules will see Hong Kong swamped CONTROLS PLEDGEOVER SHENZHENVISITOR INFLUX Hong Kong will control the number of people entering the city, Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying said yesterday amid growing pressure to delay the relaxation of permit rules ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1024873/cy-leung-says-hk-will-control-number-visitors-shenzhen
  8. Property - Hong Kong & China - TOURISM

    China urged to further ease inbound travel to boost global tourism

    Posted Nov 12th 2014, 05:50am by Langi Chiang

    ... Hong Kong, Singapore and Tokyo. Lawless said he welcomed Beijing's latest step to allow 72-hour visa-free stays to transit passengers from 51 countries including the United Arab Emirates, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1637561/china-urged-further-ease-inbound-travel-boost-global
  9. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Tourism boss James Tien in warning over Shenzhen entry permit influx

    Posted Aug 30th 2012, 12:00am by Amy Nip, Olga Wong

    ... permit influx Tourism Board chairman James Tien Pei-chun says a change of rules which would give 4.1 million non-permanent citizens of Shenzhen easier access to Hong Kong should be postponed. He ... million Shenzhen permanent residents who are already allowed to apply for multi-entry permits for Hong Kong worked as parallel traders, buying goods in the city and selling them on the mainland. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1025747/tourism-boss-james-tien-warning-over-shenzhen-entry-permit-influx
  10. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Low yen makes Japan the No 1 destination for Hongkongers

    Posted Nov 05th 2014, 03:36am by Amy Nip

    ... demand to exchange yen, driving the currency up by about 0.5 per cent yesterday- the biggest gain in the past three weeks, Bloomberg reported. The rate of the yen to the Hong Kong dollar ... HK$5,799, several hundred Hong Kong dollars more than last year. "But for those who shop a lot, they don't mind the slight increase in tour fees as they gain more from the weaker ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1632060/low-yen-makes-japan-no-1-destination-hongkongers

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