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  1. Fortress plans Taiwan push before mainland expansion

    Posted Apr 23rd 2005, 12:00am by Georgina Lee

    ... in the mainland market by emphasising our sales services,' Mr Ng said. Although many mainland tourists prefer to buy high-end consumer electronics such as digital cameras and mobile phones in Hong ... . 'Many mainland tourists come to our shops in Hong Kong because they know the authenticity of the goods we sell is warranted,' said Mr Ng. He declined to give a timetable for mainland ...

  2. Developers pour cash into retail upgrades

    Posted Aug 11th 2003, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... Hong Kong developers are earmarking hundreds of millions of dollars for aggressive promotional campaigns and shopping mall upgrades in a race to lure mainland tourists. Companies such as Wharf Holdings, Hysan Development and Cheung Kong (Holdings) all want to cash in on the estimated 10 million mainland tourists forecast to travel to Hong Kong each year following the central ...

  3. HK developers itching to prepare for tourist boom

    Posted Aug 19th 2003, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... project will take three years to complete and we don't want to miss the golden opportunity of cashing in on the influx of mainland tourists following China's liberalisation of travel ... to complete our hotel project. If we're late, we can't cash in on mainland tourists,' he said. Chinachem is building the 80-storey Nina Tower, a complex in Tsuen Wan which will provide ...

  4. Tourism stocks welcome relaxation of travel rules

    Posted Jul 29th 2003, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... retailers will benefit the most.' Among yesterday's gainers was cosmetic chain Sa Sa International, which rose 17.17 per cent to $1.16 on hopes for higher sales to mainland tourists. Sa Sa derived about 20 per cent of its Hong Kong retail sales from mainland tourists during the pre-Sars period. It posted a net profit of $65.4 million for the year to March, against a loss of $71.2 ...

  5. Hyatt Regency faces wrecking ball

    Posted Jul 30th 2004, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... prime tourist district. Although the influx of mainland tourists has helped the local hospitality industry rebound from last year's Sars epidemic, the five-star hotel's principal ... noting that the group was also concerned that the growing supply of hotel rooms in Hong Kong would put further pressure on room rates. Mainland tourists accounted for only 10 per cent of revenue, ...

  6. Luk Fook to open more jewellery shops as profit rises 70pc

    Posted Dec 01st 2010, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... as of September 30 came from mainland shoppers. The jeweller's plans to open more outlets in Hong Kong and Macau are aimed at taking advantage of the increasing numbers of mainland tourists ... by 20 per cent this month amid an influx of mainland tourists. The good news triggered a rebound in the group's sagging share price. Luk Fook shares yesterday jumped to a one-month high ...

  7. Chow Tai Fook to double mainland shops

    Posted Sep 29th 2010, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... per cent annually over the next five years,' Wong said. Jewellery and watches are among the most sought-after goods for mainland tourists visiting Hong Kong. The company recorded ... are no longer the most important thing to lure buyers here. Mainland tourists are paying more attention to the shopping environment and services,' Wong said. Chow Tai Fook's new shop ...

  8. Morgan Stanley eyes Macau assets

    Posted Nov 05th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the moment, the individual-travel arrangement for Macau is limited to only a few mainland cities. Once it is extended to more cities in China, there will be a lot more tourist arrivals,' another industry analyst said. In addition to mainland tourists, Macau has lured many middle-class mainlanders seeking to live in the city. By law, anyone who invests one million patacas in Macau ...

  9. Big developers signal rent rises for shopping centres

    Posted Apr 22nd 2004, 12:00am by Carrie Chan

    ... to visit Hong Kong by July, which is good news for retail outlets patronised by mainland tourists. 'There are numerous business opportunities and room for rent increases,' Wharf director ... of mainland tourists among our customers is expected to exceed 25 per cent in the coming months,' he said. A spokeswoman for cosmetics retailer Sa Sa International said it planned to double ...

  10. Extending solo travel 'will have little impact'

    Posted Jul 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Joseph Lo

    ... not be spectacular'. He estimated about 2.4 million mainland tourists would visit Hong Kong this month and in August. Without the individual travellers, the number would have been 1.4 million to 1.6 million, ... Joseph Lo Despite mainland reports of large numbers of applications from residents of nine eastern cities newly entitled to individual travel to Hong Kong, the city's travel trade ...




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