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  1. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Miramar Group advises against cutting back on mainland visitors

    Posted Jun 12th 2014, 04:31am by Peggy Sito

    ... of mainland visitors under the scheme," said Lee, the second son of Lee Shau-kee. He suggested that to resolve the strain on infrastructure in the city centre, the government should plan more ...

  2. Business - Economy - TOURISM

    Channel mainland tourism, don’t shut it off

    Posted Jun 18th 2014, 11:31am by DAVID DODWELL

    ... of growth of visitors from the mainland has put huge pressures on our infrastructure. But the hysterical anti-mainland outpourings are ugly, unjustified and misconceived. First, we should remember ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Government urged to consider impact of surging tourism on Hong Kong

    Posted May 08th 2014, 04:00am by Amy Nip

    ... 16.6 million to 54.3 million between 2002 to 2013, and says the government has focused only on infrastructure in assessing the city's capacity to absorb visitors. "The continued ...

  4. 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

    ... Benjamin Robertson benjamin.robertson@scmp.com The surge in mainlanders travelling abroad has spurred the tourism industry to call for an overhaul in infrastructure and visa policies ... businesses and governments can co-ordinate the right reception strategy. "At the current rate of progress, there is no conceivable way the existing plans for infrastructure will be ready ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Loving welcome for mainland Chinese tourists in Causeway Bay

    Posted Mar 02nd 2014, 05:33am by Amy Nip

    ... the government to improve infrastructure and build attractions." Yesterday's event was the third organised by the group to "welcome visitors"- it held one in Tsim Sha Tsui and one ...

  6. News - China - TOURISM

    More than half of Chinese public in favour of keeping Golden Week

    Posted Dec 02nd 2013, 01:52pm by Raymond Li

    ... was aimed at pushing up domestic spending, but has instead resulted in mass exoduses by holidaymakers, straining the country’s flimsy tourism infrastructure. In one notable incident this year, more ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Hong Kong drops 3 places in tourism rankings

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

    ... for "environmental sustainability", ranking 118th on that indicator. Other weak areas for the city included "health and hygiene", ranking 50th, "tourism infrastructure" (71st), and "national resources" (84th). But the city took top place for "ground transport infrastructure" and "availability of qualified labour". "[Hong Kong's] transport ...

  8. Business - Companies - TOURISM

    Ctrip likely to gain more business from stronger Qunar platform

    Posted Oct 02nd 2013, 12:00am by BIEN PEREZ

    ... infrastructure and product development efforts; expand sales and marketing; and for general corporate purposes. Its platform currently has more than 131,000 tour packages covering 1,268 travel agencies. ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Mexico woos Chinese tourists and investors

    Posted Jul 20th 2013, 12:00am by Christy Choi

    ... Enrique Pena Nieto signed a memorandum of understanding for greater cooperation between the two countries. Massieu said Mexico was looking to find investors in its tourism infrastructure ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Individual visit scheme to Hong Kong 'shouldn't be expanded', says tourism chief

    Posted Feb 17th 2013, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... Amy Nip amy.nip@scmp.com Tourism chief wants cap on visitor scheme No more mainland cities should be added to the individual visit scheme until Hong Kong has the infrastructure to cope with them, the tourism chief and a former Legislative Council president said yesterday. Tourism Board chairman James Tien Pei-chun and Rita Fan Hsu Lai-tai, a member of the Standing Committee ...




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