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  1. Mainlanders shun HK as visitor numbers fall

    Posted Jun 30th 2009, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... Nicola Li and Dennis Eng The number of mainland visitors this month has shrunk by about 10 per cent year on year, preliminary figures show, while total arrivals in the past four weeks fell some 14 per cent. These disappointing figures come as the Tourism ...

  2. Tourism catches a nasty cold

    Posted Jun 10th 2009, 12:00am by Dennis Eng, Paggie Leung

    ... Dennis Eng and Paggie Leung Swine flu has had a dramatic impact on tourism to Hong Kong, contributing to a 9.9 per cent year-on-year drop last month in arrivals from the mainland- the source of nearly two-thirds of the city's visitors. With a 14 per ...

  3. Drop in passengers and cargo at airport blamed on recession, flu

    Posted Jun 15th 2009, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... performance reflected largely the impact of continuing global recession and the new but serious impact of influenza A(H1N1) virus, further weakening the aviation market and resulting in airlines ...

  4. Sars-era caution returns as city plans for threat

    Posted Apr 28th 2009, 12:00am by Dennis Eng, Peter So

    ... Peter So and Dennis Eng The mood of caution and alertness that Hong Kong experienced during the 2003 Sars outbreak has apparently returned as the city gears up to guard against the outbreak of deadly swine flu. The government raised its influenza warning from 'alert' to 'serious', stepping up controls at the airport on Sunday. The government and private ...



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