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  1. Mainland tourists boost retail sector

    Posted Aug 27th 2003, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... Rental prices may rise 5 per cent this year as malls get spruced up by their owners The big appetite of individual mainland tourists for bags, shoes, watches and jewellery has lifted ... of mainland shoppers, recently signed a leasing agreement to take up a 4,000 square-foot shop in Hunghom, which will become the group's largest store. On Monday, Midland Realty said Bank of China ...

  2. Mainland tourists add flats to shopping lists

    Posted Oct 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... Peggy Sito Wealthy mainland tourists snapped up four Hong Kong flats for more than $20 million yesterday, lending credence to developer claims that Chinese buyers are swelling local ... are among 20 tours of mainlanders being arranged by property agents and developers during the National Day holiday. Raymond Kwok Ying-lung, chief executive of Midland Realty's mainland ...

  3. Popular bakery sets sights on tourists

    Posted Feb 20th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... total number of stores from four to 12, with one in Macau, and will open another four branches this year. Its business strategy is shifting to targeting mainland tourists, as reflected ... to tourists. 'Tsing Yi is actually our busiest shop, believe it or not, due to the large flow of mainland customers travelling en route to and from Disneyland,' Li said. Currently about ...

  4. Mainland visitor surge little boost for equities

    Posted Sep 17th 2003, 12:00am by David Robinson

    ... Analysts say there is no evidence to suggest that rich Chinese tourists will benefit the property sector The easing of mainland restrictions for individual travellers has driven Hong Kong ... analysts said few sectors would benefit significantly from the mainland tourist boom - and property was not one of them. A recent CLSA study said: 'Contrary to popular perception, mainland ...

  5. Mexico seeks to balance books with mainland

    Posted Jul 02nd 2009, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... was the perfect time for mainland tourists to visit his country. 'Twenty-six million tourists visited Mexico last year. Just 18,000 were Chinese. I would say 16,000 of them were businessmen- so, very few tourists,' he said. 'I think we can do more to attract Chinese foreign investment and tourists. 'We are making visa issuance easier [for mainland tourists], and for a longer ...

  6. Hotels fret in face of mainland invasion

    Posted Aug 05th 2004, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... demand for budget-class tourist beds from mainland visitors. Last week, owner Associated International Hotels said it might redevelop the 723-room hotel, a landmark in the heart of Kowloon's ... The vast majority of the visitors were from the mainland. Their rising importance is evident in local shops and restaurants, where waiters and salespeople now greet tourists with ni hao rather than ...

  7. Hotels fret in face of mainland invasion

    Posted Aug 05th 2004, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... possible demolition, Hong Kong's tourism industry is wondering how the city will meet the soaring demand for budget-class tourist beds from mainland visitors. Last week, owner Associated ... as the number of inbound tourists to 'Asia's World City' climbs to an all-time high, as memories of last year's Sars epidemic fade, the economy emerges from deflation and mainlanders ...

  8. Developers focus on mainland investors for HK homes

    Posted Jul 28th 2003, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... buyers among the increased number of mainland tourists. Mr Kwok said the growing prosperity of mainlanders provided a new source of buyers for Hong Kong property and the company was planning ... Hong Kong property developers plan to step up mainland marketing of their luxury residential projects following the central government's decision to relax restrictions on individual ...

  9. CNAC sees mainland as key hope to break even

    Posted Sep 11th 2003, 12:00am by Annette Chiu

    ... Annette Chiu China National Aviation Co (CNAC) hopes to break even by the end of the year as tourists from Beijing and Shanghai on individual travel permits bring business to mainland-focused airlines. Passenger traffic at Hong Kong Dragon Airlines, 43.29 per cent held by CNAC, grew last month as had been expected. Sister company Air China also recorded 'several hundred ...

  10. Hotel-room boom on way fuelled by mainland visitors

    Posted Jul 09th 2003, 12:00am by Sophia Wong

    ... of mainland tourists. Mr Cheng said the government should preserve the present zoning policy, with a higher flexibility to allow hotel or office development on commercial sites to increase the land ... land-use flexibility and depreciate land value. The government expects Disneyland Hong Kong to attract about 1.4 million more tourists to Hong Kong in its first year of operation. It expects about ...




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