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  1. Business - Money - TOURISM

    Xu Zheng's 'Lost in Thailand' film spurs Chinese tourist boom

    Posted Mar 25th 2013, 12:00am by Carl Berrisford

    ... film of 2012 have to do with a tourist boom in Thailand? The land of smiles- once the choice destination for middle-aged male tourists, the Germans and the Japanese in the 1980s, followed ... the exploits of two bumbling Chinese businessmen and a tourist in Thailand. Riding the popularity of the film, predictably choc-a-bloc with Thai icons from lady-boys to Buddhist statues, mainland ...

  2. Business - China Business - TOURISM

    Taiwan resort's marketing blitz nets Hong Kong tourists

    Posted Dec 06th 2013, 10:07am by Ralph Jennings

    ... Ralph Jennings ralph.jennings@scmp.com Hotels cash in on Hongkongers' newfound interest in Kenting, aided by a popular film Taiwan resort's marketing blitz nets HK tourists ... rooms, which open onto a line of parasols on a tropical beach, featured in the blockbuster Taiwanese film Cape No7, which garnered fans across the strait and contributed heavily to Hong ...

  3. News - China - TOURISM

    Antarctica: The new hot destination

    Posted Dec 23rd 2013, 04:48am by Patrick Boehler

    ... the time, we organised trips for journalists and film crews," she said. "Only in around 2004 did we start to offer regular tour groups." This season, the agency plans to take about ...

  4. News - China - TOURISM

    Travel agencies fined for forcing tourists to buy 'Tibetan home meals'

    Posted Oct 07th 2013, 12:00am by Adrian Wan

    ... "If you pay as they [tour guides] tell you, they won't kick you out." The agent, who was also suspended from work yesterday, was filmed telling the tourists: "People like you, ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Peter Lam ready for leading role in tourism

    Posted Mar 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Johnny Tam

    ... to strike a balance," said Lam, chairman of Media Asia Group, one of Hong Kong's largest film companies. His three-year posting ends the Liberal Party's domination of the top tourism ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Entertainment king Peter Lam named Tourism Board chief

    Posted Feb 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... Kong's largest film companies, his name often appears in entertainment pages. On the political front, Lam supported Henry Tang Ying-yen in the chief executive race, and asked celebrities to speak ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Hong Kong Disneyland's fairy tale had wicked first chapter

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

    ... turned away after the park filled up. Angry tourists screamed at workers, and TV news crews filmed one family trying to pass a child over the fence. Not even staff inside the park was happy. ...

  8. Business - Companies - TOURISM

    QE2 liner may return to Hong Kong as a floating hotel

    Posted Mar 14th 2013, 12:00am by Keith Wallis

    ... cabins, which were home to royalty, heads of state and film and pop stars. Once the refurbishment is completed, there will be 400 deluxe rooms of 40 to 100 square metres and 100 suites of 100 ...



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