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  1. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Border malls make shopping easy for mainlanders, industry chief says

    Posted Jan 20th 2014, 12:46pm

    ... and at the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge – was expected to alleviate congestion at border crossings, Lai said. ... start issuing smart-entry permit cards this quarter. Chips embedded in the cards would store the biometric information and Hong Kong entry permit of a mainland resident, Lai told the Legislative ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1409609/border-malls-make-shopping-easy-mainlanders-industry-chief-says
  2. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    CY Leung hints at new controls on Hong Kong’s growing tourism numbers

    Posted Apr 04th 2014, 05:08pm by Tony Cheung

    ... yesterday after taking a boat trip to inspect progress on an artificial island being built near Lantau for border checkpoints on the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge. Leung said the government would ... influx Leung hints at curbs on tourism numbers Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying has hinted for the first time that his administration is considering controls on the number of tourists in Hong ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1464737/government-exploring-ways-control-citys-tourism-growth-says-chief
  3. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Hong Kong needs to double hotel rooms in 10 years

    Posted Jul 04th 2013, 05:37pm by Phila Siu and Amy Nip

    ... within 10 years The number of hotel rooms in Hong Kong needs to be almost doubled in the next 10 years as more tourists flock to the city, according to the head of a government economic task force. Jack So Chak-kwong said a task force study had found tourist numbers would rise steeply in the coming decade, especially after the opening of the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1275375/double-hotel-rooms-needed-10-years-accommodate-enormous-rise-visitors
  4. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Tours aim to show visitors city's secrets

    Posted May 15th 2013, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... with our neighbours, Hong Kong will have to think of new options," he said. The chief has proposed a cycling competition on the new Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge and working with district ... Amy Nip amy.nip@scmp.com Tourism Board subsidises agencies who take tourists to unusual destinations to encourage them to make return trips to Hong Kong Tours aim to show visitors ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1237697/tours-aim-show-visitors-citys-secrets
  5. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Lantau group looks to court mainland China tourists

    Posted Mar 11th 2013, 12:00am by Phila Siu

    ... with scepticism from district councillors who challenge its feasibility. The alliance's vice-chairman, Andrew Kam Min-ho, yesterday said the Hong Kong-ZhuhaiMacau bridge's expected completion ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1187800/lantau-group-looks-court-mainland-china-tourists
  6. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Hong Kong authorities seek to tighten rules on guest houses

    Posted Jul 05th 2014, 03:14am by Amy Nip, Jennifer Ngo

    ... on accommodation-booking websites, and the tourists were unwilling to return to Hong Kong as prosecution witnesses, she said. The December 29 blaze at Continental Mansion sparked an outcry from residents ... premises. The bureau also suggests raising the maximum fine from HK$200,000 to HK$500,000, and jail from two years to three. Both Federation of Hong Kong Hotel Owners executive director Michael Li ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1546951/hong-kong-authorities-seek-tighten-rules-guest-houses
  7. News - China - TOURISM

    Australia most desired destination for Chinese tourists

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 05:08am by Nectar Gan

    ... year, the United States, Hong Kong and Thailand were the top three destinations for mainlanders. Hotels.com 's regional director, Katherine Cole, said Australia's main drawcards ... that Chinese outbound trips, excluding Hong Kong and Macau, would reach 60 million this year, from 53 million last year, and swell to 77 million by 2016. The mainland's biggest online travel ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1555040/australia-most-desired-destination-chinese-tourists
  8. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Crackdown launched on travel agents offering 'forced shopping' trips

    Posted Jul 14th 2014, 06:25pm by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... but spend most of their time being shuttled between shops and pressured to make purchases. The Hong Kong Travel Industry Council has issued guidelines to tour agencies and licensed guides reminding ... Tung said. This would require all Shenzhen tour firms organising tour groups to Hong Kong to register their company e-mail addresses for liaison with authorities on both sides of the border. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1554133/travel-industry-council-step-checks-amid-resurgence-forced-shopping
  9. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Shenzhen mall to sell Hong Kong products to cut number of mainland visitors

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 04:49am by JEANNY YU AND AMY NIP

    ... products = fewer tourists A shopping centre selling Hong Kong products will be set up in Shenzhen's new economic zone of Qianhai by the end of this year in an effort to ease the pressure on Hong Kong from hordes of mainland shoppers. The Qianhai Authority announced this yesterday amid demands from Hong Kong residents for the government to limit the number of mainland visitors ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1539965/shenzhen-mall-selling-hong-kong-products-ease-tourism-burden
  10. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    'Improvements' to Hong Kong multi-entry permits eyed, Greg So says after Beijing talks

    Posted Jun 24th 2014, 04:25am by Emily Tsang and Phoenix Kwong

    ... a meeting with mainland officials. However, the meeting reached no conclusions on the issue, he said. There have been reports Hong Kong intends to restrict visits by Shenzhen permanent residents ... numbers could reach 100 million by 2023, a big majority of them from the mainland. Rising visitor numbers have led to protests in Hong Kong about overcrowding on the streets and public transport ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1539236/improvements-hong-kong-multi-entry-permits-eyed-greg-so-says-after

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