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  1. News - Hong Kong - MEDICINE

    Hong Kong’s lower prices for high-end medicine lure mainland Chinese buyers

    Posted Aug 14th 2013, 03:26pm by Chris Luo

    ... in mainland drug stores, Chinese media has reported, prompting more mainland customers to purchase them across the border. Some cancer drugs – most costing HK$10,000 to HK$20,000 in Hong Kong – are thousands of dollars more expensive on the mainland, said party newspaper People’s Daily in a report on Wednesday . A bottle of 120 tablets of Glivec, a Swiss drug that treats leukaemia, ...

  2. News - China - C0NSUMER RIGHTS

    Chinese consumers to get better protection

    Posted Apr 27th 2013, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... Celine Sun in Beijing celine.sun@scmp.com Proposed changes to legislation will grant customers 'right to regret' Law boost for mainland shoppers Mainland shoppers can look ... shopping in the law. Online shoppers will be allowed "the right to regret" under the draft, which gives consumers the right to return goods within seven days of purchase and get a refund. ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - RETAIL

    Shenzhen shoppers in Hong Kong buy food and daily items over clothes

    Posted Jan 24th 2013, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... Amy Nip amy.nip@scmp.com Food and other necessities of life are at the top of the shopping list, followed by cosmetics and clothes, a survey by a Shenzhen group shows Mainland shoppers ... of the shoppers - 3 percentage points more than in 2011 - travelled to the city at least once a month. Daily necessities and food now rank first and fourth among the most sought-after items. Clothing ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - Cityseen

    Mainland shoppers falling out of love with logos, says Asprey

    Posted Oct 11th 2012, 12:00am by Vivian Chen

    ... When mainland shoppers spend on fashion, they like a designer logo to tell the world about it. But William Asprey believes that is about to change. The seventh-generation member ... in the hunting season." Mainland shoppers' love affair with logos is heading for the rocks, says designer Asprey ...

  5. Business - China Business - STOCKS

    No golden week for retail stocks

    Posted Oct 04th 2012, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... Celine Sun in Beijing celine.sun@scmp.com Shares in the sector plunge on fears mainland shoppers are buying less during holidays No golden week for retail stocks Retailing stocks declined yesterday in Hong Kong on worries that fewer mainland shoppers are visiting the city during the golden week holidays and consuming less. The past few days of the National Day holidays have been ...

  6. Business - China Business - ONLINE RETAILING

    Chinese find their calling as smartphone shoppers

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 01:21am by Sophie Yu

    ... Sophie Yu sophie.yu@scmp.com Chinese find their calling as smartphone shoppers Chinese consumers are leading the world in using their smartphones to make online purchases, according to a survey by accounting firm PwC. Compared with their US peers, Chinese consumers are far more active in online transactions. The research, which covered 15,000 online shoppers in 15 territories, ...

  7. Property - Hong Kong & China - RETAILING

    Hong Kong property experts call for new tack to lure shoppers

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 04:39am by Peggy Sito, Sandy Li

    ... wanted to attract shoppers from neighbouring countries to reduce the reliance on mainland travellers. Instead of limiting the number of mainlanders visiting Hong Kong, Ng said: "We should ... in Macau, saying that 90 per cent of shoppers there came from the mainland. Retail sales in Macau rose 25 per cent to 66 billion patacas last year while Hong Kong's grew 11 per cent to HK$494 ...

  8. 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

    ... Kong. He admitted that the rising volume of visitors in recent years had "affected the daily lives" of residents, especially commuters and shoppers. He said: "The government ... cities to visit Hong Kong without joining tour groups. Last year, the number of visitors rose 11.7 per cent to 54 million. They included 41 million from the mainland- with more than half arriving ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - RETAIL

    Mainland shoppers make a cookie dash in Hong Kong

    Posted Feb 08th 2013, 12:00am by Johnny Tam

    ... Border-hopping shoppers stockpiling on Lunar New Year treats in Hong Kong are making it hard for locals to access goods Hundreds of mainlanders, some clutching empty suitcases, lined up ... shop the mainlanders are sweet on. Tourists have been flocking to dozens of stores selling traditional brands in the run-up to the holidays. The rush is even forcing some Hongkongers to travel ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Fewer shoppers among flood of mainlanders visiting Hong Kong for 'golden week' holiday

    Posted Oct 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Phila Siu, Stuart Lau

    ... Phila Siu and Stuart Lau Retailers say sales have slumped, despite surge in number of holiday visitors from across the border as 'forced shopping' law begins to bite Mainlanders roll up, but not for shopping The number of mainland visitors coming to Hong Kong on the first day of the "golden week" National Day holiday is up 60 per cent from last year. Figures ...




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