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  1. News - China Insider - TOURISM

    Tourists stranded at Jiuzhaigou valley in 'golden week' misery

    Posted Oct 03rd 2013, 11:23am by Amy Li

    ... Amy Li chunxiao.li@scmp.com There was anger and chaos in Sichuan’s world-famous Jiuzhaigou valley on Wednesday as thousands of “golden week” holidaymakers found themselves stranded for hours inside the park after shuttle buses failed to show up as scheduled. As visitors are not allowed to stay overnight in the park, many say they were forced to walk for miles before they could ...

  2. Comment - Blogs - TOURISM

    Has Chinese-tourist bashing gone too far?

    Posted Jul 31st 2013, 11:15am by Amy Li

    ... Amy Li chunxiao.li@scmp.com Nobody has as more distaste for “rude” Chinese tourists than their own compatriots - judging by the fervour with which some Chinese media "expose" such “uncivilised” acts at every opportunity. But in the latest example, people wonder if the media have gone too far. Chinese tourists - loved and hated by many - were again ridiculed and criticised after ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Tourists at risk in thousands of illegal guest houses in Hong Kong

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 04:14am by Ernest Kao and Amy Nip

    ... million licensed rooms each year. The group recommended the government consider cutting down on tourists and draw up a master plan on hotel land use. Michael Li Hon-shing, executive director ... into accommodation," he added. Li also agreed that the fines imposed on operators of illegal guest houses were too low. He proposed doubling the maximum penalty to four years' imprisonment. According ...

  4. 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

    ... 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 ...

  5. News - China Insider - TOURISM

    Guizhou to make 'fresh canned air' to boost tourism after Xi Jinping comments

    Posted Mar 21st 2014, 12:09pm by Amy Li

    ... Amy Li chunxiao.li@scmp.com The launch came just weeks after Xi made exactly the same suggestion in a conversation with Guizhou delegates during the annual Chinese People’s Congress session in early March in Beijing Tourism authorities in China’s southwestern Guizhou province announced on Thursday plans to manufacture canned fresh air as part of a larger scheme to promote ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Loving welcome for mainland Chinese tourists in Causeway Bay

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

    ... hotelier was of great help," said Shenzhen resident Li Xiu, 27, who has visited the city six times. "There's a lot of people here, but it's still acceptable. In Shenzhen, people ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Guest houses need tougher safety rules: hotel group head

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

    ... in the temporary accommodation. Michael Li Hon-shing, executive director of the Federation of Hong Kong Hotel Owners, said guest houses should be banned from operating in any private residential buildings ... operators run guest houses in units smaller than 230 square metres, just to dodge safety rules that require units bigger than that to install fire sprinklers," Li said. "We should have ...

  8. News - China - TOURISM

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

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

    ... Raymond Li raymond.li@scmp.com More than half of people are in favour of a new public holiday plan to keep the Golden Week beginning on National Day on October 1, according to surveys conducted by the State Council’s office in charge of national holidays and major web portals China News Service and Sina.com. Nearly two-thirds (around 11,000) of the 17,000 who voted in a China ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Forced shopping law to hit tourist numbers during "golden week"

    Posted Sep 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... director Michael Li Hon-shing expected hotel occupancy to fall below 87 per cent during the holiday. One Tsuen Wan hotel had cut its nightly room rate from HK$800 to little more than HK$700, he ...

  10. News - China - TOURISM

    Chinese ban on 'forced shopping' trips adds to costs for tourists

    Posted Oct 02nd 2013, 12:00am by MANDY ZUO

    ... of the tour fee. Li Shuang, deputy general manager of BTG Outbound Tours, said his company had raised the prices of all its tours. "A pay rise for our tour guides is a major factor ...




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