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  1. Equal treatment for local filmmakers

    Posted Nov 07th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Tourism officials are right to promote Hong Kong by helping foreign film crews shoot on location in the city, but there is a fine line between being accommodating and bending over ... to reply. It makes no commercial sense to them, as no one has offered to pay for the extra electricity used. Nor can they be accused of not doing their duty for Hong Kong. Wasting so much energy ...

  2. Why roll out welcome mat only to trip up visitors?

    Posted May 30th 2009, 12:00am by Shirley Yam

    ... with Shirley Yam Tomorrow, Financial Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah will lead a senior delegation to Moscow and St Petersburg to promote Hong Kong as the best place to list Russia's ... whether an overseas company demonstrates acceptable shareholder protection standards, the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong ordinarily expects an overseas applicant to provide submissions to demonstrate ...

  3. The price of attracting new political talent

    Posted Nov 12th 2007, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... to society; that legislators do not deserve more money than they currently earn. Much has been said about the dearth of political talent in Hong Kong and the importance of creating more opportunities ... for Hong Kong's citizens. Society and the government can do their part to create more favourable conditions for politicians to serve the people efficiently and effectively. And, if they prove ...

  4. Tsang's style of government has contributed to Hong Kong's decline

    Posted May 31st 2012, 12:00am

    ... Allan Zeman's comment on the mainland's progress compared to Hong Kong is ironic ('Mainland outpacing HK, Zeman says', May 21). First, nobody in the present ... to be contradicting these comments. Second, in the same article Zeman still affirms Henry Tang Ying-yen as playing a continuous role in Hong Kong, especially with a possible attempt at the chief ...

  5. Open day does not go far enough, Government House visitors say

    Posted Nov 12th 2007, 12:00am by Colleen Lee

    ... Colleen Lee Visitors at yesterday's Government House open day urged the government to open more areas for viewing and provide more details of the history of the 152-year-old building. The mansion in Upper Albert Road, now the residence of Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen, hosted 5,328 visitors. Among them was Lam Fung-ping, 36. 'The government should open more areas, ...

  6. Hong Kong's 8 natural wonders- you choose

    Posted Nov 06th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and 'feel their own way' about them before they decide on which ones to vote for. He noted that some of the landscapes in Hong Kong had been damaged by tourists and hikers; some visitors had ... Cheung Chi-fai Hong Kong has one of the world's most spectacular urban landscapes. Though less well known, its rural landscape boasts some world-class natural architecture, too. Now ...

  7. Voyage of discovery

    Posted Jun 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... two days are open to the public and about 70,000 visitors are expected with the majority from Hong Kong, particularly those interested in individual travel. Tickets for the public ... Exhibition Services which organised the event, says: 'ITE & ITE MICE Expo provides an effective platform for international tourism suppliers to meet Hong Kong, the mainland and other Asia ...

  8. Novel boost for tourism

    Posted Aug 15th 2011, 12:00am

    ... months of this year, the total number of visitors from India so far this year has reached 600,000. The Tourism Board has invited well-known Indian author and former Hong Kong resident Chetan Bhagat to shoot a television programme on the city's lesser-known attractions. Bhagat worked as an investment banker in Hong Kong for 11 years from 1997 before returning to India, where he ...

  9. Shoestring budget will not help Hong Kong's ailing economy

    Posted Mar 10th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... forgotten that Hong Kong is a vibrant city. It has a reputation for rising from the ashes, for example, after the Sars outbreak. The sooner we increase public expenditure and create short and long-term jobs and promote Hong Kong as a tourist destination abroad and on the mainland the sooner we will get out of the recession. I saw nothing in the budget that would help to increase tourist ...

  10. Hong Kong a target in the charm offensive

    Posted Feb 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... is considering a Hong Kong IPO, turning away from London, currently home to 50 substantial Russian firms, as tensions between Britain and Russia escalate. Many Asian investors had been attracted ... Greg Torode Hong Kong has its own part to play in Russia's intensifying regional charm offensive. Russian firms are eyeing possible listings on the Hong Kong stock exchange, seeking ...




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