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  1. News - China - TOURISM

    New airport in Guangxi mountains offers nail-biting landings

    Posted Jul 08th 2014, 03:15am by He Huifeng

    ... 2.2km. It can accommodate three flights an hour, compared to the 60 that the mainland's busiest airports handle. Construction began in December 2008 and was completed at the end of last ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    'Toddler-gate': protesters target minister's home with mock defecation

    Posted May 05th 2014, 05:01am by Johnny Tam, SAMUEL CHAN

    ... and effort on issues that are more constructive". Meanwhile, the growth in the number of mainland visitors to the city for the Labour Day holiday appeared sluggish, statistics from ...

  3. Business - China Business - TOURISM

    Travel trade calls for shake-up to meet mainland China tourist boom

    Posted May 05th 2014, 05:38am by Benjamin Robertson

    ... and job-creation potential Chinese tourists can bring. Gripes include infrastructure construction delays, stringent visa and border controls, and poor workforce training. "The travel industry does ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Mystery deepens over giant Hong Kong ferris wheel overlooking harbour

    Posted Apr 06th 2014, 05:46am by Amy Nip

    ... Amy Nip amy.nip@scmp.com Mystery surrounds proposed harbourfront attraction, with no sign of it being constructed almost a year after the contract was awarded Wait goes on for the big ... to construct it. In May last year the Lands Department awarded a three-year contract to Swiss AEX, allowing it to operate an observation wheel in front of Central Pier berths nine and 10 for a monthly ...

  5. News - China - TOURISM

    Chinese firm to replicate the Titanic for 1 billion yuan for inland theme park

    Posted Jan 13th 2014, 11:09am by MANDY ZUO

    ... county. The company, Seven Star Energy Investment, announced in Hong Kong on Sunday that it would fund the construction while a US partner would design the ship. The replica would be permanently ... Construction was expected to last two years, but the report did not say whether work had begun. They will base the design on the Titanic's sister ship, the Olympic. Curtis Schnell, a Hollywood ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Guest houses need tougher safety rules: hotel group head

    Posted Jan 07th 2014, 03:14am by Johnny Tam

    ... Road and Cheung Hong Street. The block was under large-scale renovation and it is believed that construction debris in a back alley caught fire and the flames spread up the bamboo scaffolding ...

  7. News - China - TOURISM

    Beijing prepares for bigger, better rubber duck than Hong Kong

    Posted Aug 29th 2013, 12:00am by LAURA ZHOU

    ... a stop in Hong Kong in the spring. This one will float on a lake in the newly constructed Beijing Garden Expo Park in the capital's southwestern Fengtai district from September ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    New cruise terminal tests the waters

    Posted Mar 13th 2013, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... was not uncommon at overseas ports. Coaches will be arranged to transfer passengers from the terminal to Kowloon MTR station. Construction is continuing at the terminal, which is expecting Royal ...

  9. Business - Companies - TOURISM

    China Travel on spending spree in new game plan

    Posted Mar 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... to promote long-term growth," China Travel said. Construction of tourism-related facilities will begin in China Travel's Ocean Spring Resort in Zhuhai, Guangdong province, this year ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Hong Kong Disneyland's fairy tale had wicked first chapter

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

    ... the legislature approved a finance restructuring deal to let the park expand. But that same year the Shanghai government announced the construction of a Disneyland, scheduled to open in 2015. It is much ...




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