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  1. News - China - TOURISM

    Taiwan to raise daily quota for mainland group tourists to 5,000

    Posted Mar 07th 2013, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei lawrence.chung@scmp.com The island will allow 5,000 group tourists from across the strait to visit each day, up from 4,000 Taiwan to raise mainland quota for group visits Taiwan will increase the quota for mainland tourists allowed for group visits to the island from 4,000 to 5,000 a day from May, unconcerned by the problems caused by an influx of mainland ...

  2. News - China - TOURISM

    Taiwan to tackle resentment caused by influx of mainland tourists

    Posted Feb 16th 2013, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei lawrence.chung@scmp.com Taiwan is working out a plan to prevent the flood of tourists from across the Strait causing the kind of resentment felt by Hongkongers ... the National Palace Museum," said Taipei resident Yang Wen-chung, angry about the huge number of mainland tourists swarming all over the attraction - a must-see for mainland visitors. There have ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Hong Kong drops 3 places in tourism rankings

    Posted Mar 08th 2013, 12:00am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... Ng Kang-chung kc.ng@scmp.com HK drops three places in world rankings Is Hong Kong losing its charm as the Pearl of the Orient? The city slipped from 12th to 15th place in the World Economic Forum's tourism competitiveness rankings yesterday. Singapore scored top marks in the Asia-Pacific region, maintaining the 10th slot where it also sat in the previous WEF survey ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Hong Kong Disneyland's fairy tale had wicked first chapter

    Posted Feb 19th 2013, 12:00am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... Ng Kang-chung kc.ng@scmp.com From Minnie Mouse threatening a strike to low attendance, the theme park had a rocky start Disney fairytale had wicked first chapter in HK It is supposed to be a fantasy land, but Hong Kong's Magic Kingdom is more often remembered as a zone of controversy and complaints. Hong Kong Disneyland was touted by the Hong Kong government as the key to making ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Three other ships called at Ha Long Bay as Costa Victoria skipped port, travel watchdog told

    Posted Feb 18th 2014, 06:31pm by Amy Nip

    ... in a cruise ship's itinerary, the council's executive director Joseph Tung Yao-chung said. It is written in disclaimers, so it would be difficult for tourists to seek compensation when ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    An arrivals tax would hit locals too, says CY Leung

    Posted Feb 11th 2014, 06:55pm by Emily Tsang, Tony Cheung and Olga Wong

    ... not be conceited before getting rich." The idea of an arrivals tax of HK$20 to HK$100 on non-locals who enter the city by land was proposed by Democratic Party lawmaker Sin Chung-kai and two People ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Hong Kong retailers advised to target smaller mainland cities

    Posted Oct 16th 2012, 12:00am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... Ng Kang-chung kc.ng@scmp.com Target smaller mainland cities for trade, shops told Hong Kong retailers have been encouraged to use online social media to lure more visitors from the mainland's second- and third-tier cities. The advice is taken from the latest Mainland Chinese Visitor study by Nielsen, a leading global marketing consultancy. Released yesterday, the Nielsen survey ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Passengers refuse to disembark after cruise liner skips one stop in Vietnam

    Posted Feb 06th 2014, 12:40pm by Ernest Kao

    ... was unacceptable and impossible. Additional reporting by Ng Kang-chung   ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Tourists become tailors in scheme to revive Hong Kong’s ailing industry

    Posted Feb 03rd 2014, 11:02am by LO WEI

    ... sell their products and they were very happy,” said Chan. One of the workshop’s veteran workers, Chung Yin-wing, visits homes operated by NGOs to rehabilitate drug addicts. She teaches them ... The global market for suits has been on the rise in recent years.... But in Hong Kong, it’s shrinking. We hope the masters won’t give up Sonia Chan, Bonham Strand CEO Chung, who is in her 50s, ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Annual tourists to Hong Kong could rise to 70 million in three years, commission says

    Posted Jan 17th 2014, 06:31pm by AMY NIP AND THOMAS CHAN

    ... increases will sharpen the antagonism between tourists and citizens," she said. Tourism figures including Travel Industry Council executive director Joseph Tung Yao-chung and tourism sector ...




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