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  1. Property - Hong Kong & China - TOURISM

    Malls look to diversify as numbers of non-mainland tourists grow

    Posted Apr 29th 2014, 02:30pm by Peggy Sito

    ... Peggy Sito peggy.sito@scmp.com Shopping mall operators told to take note of growing number of visitors from other countries Time to look beyond mainland for tourist dollars Mainland ... are expected to grow in numbers. Hong Kong received more than 40 million mainland tourists last year- 13 per cent more than in 2012- representing 75 per cent of all arrivals, said Simon Smith, a senior ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1499082/malls-look-diversify-numbers-non-mainland-tourists-grow
  2. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Should it be illegal to call someone 'locust'? Protection for mainlanders dominates law debate

    Posted Aug 10th 2014, 05:44am by Amy Nip

    ... tourists- which branded itself as "anti-locust"- asked a similar question: "What is a Hong Kong race? Am I discriminating [against] mainlanders? I only want to bring up discussions ... Amy Nip amy.nip@scmp.com Tensions between Hongkongers and mainland visitors were further exposed yesterday during a fiery debate over proposed changes to anti-discrimination laws. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1570269/it-discrimination-say-locust-protection-mainlanders-dominates-debate
  3. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    New Chinese tourism rules promise politer visitors, but will they work?

    Posted Oct 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Ernest Kao, Teddy Ng

    ... Ernest Kao and Teddy Ng Mainland tourists keen to behave themselves when enjoying their holidays in Hong Kong New rules promise politer visitors Mainland tourists pouring into the city ... a 64-page rulebook containing regulations forbidding mainland tourists to behave in "uncivilised" ways while overseas on Wednesday. The rules, which went into force yesterday, urged ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1322388/new-rules-promise-politer-visitors
  4. News - China - OCCUPY CENTRAL

    Mainland editorial says anti-Occupy Central march was just a reaction- and bigger

    Posted Aug 18th 2014, 02:39pm by Nectar Gan

    ... and central governments to accept their opinion on the political reform unconditionally,” it said. Among Sunday’s marchers were mainland tourists and elderly participants organised by pro-Beijing ... participated in the anti-Occupy Central march on Sunday were pushed by pro-democracy forces to take to the streets, a mainland newspaper said. The state-run Global Times, published by the Communist ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1576020/mainland-editorial-says-anti-occupy-central-march-was-just-reaction-and
  5. Business - Banking & Finance - INSURANCE

    Chinese tourists buy 16pc of life insurance sold in Hong Kong

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 10:08am by Enoch Yiu

    ... insurance to buy list More mainland tourists are buying insurance in Hong Kong- spending HK$15 billion last year- a trend industry insiders fear could lead to complaints if sales are not handled carefully. Mainland tourists' share of new life insurance sold in the city grew to 16 per cent last year from 13 per cent in 2012, 9 per cent in 2011 and 4 per cent in 2010. Hong Kong insurance ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1466841/mainland-tourists-buy-1-6-life-insurance-policies-sold-hong
  6. News - Hong Kong - ACCIDENT

    Mainland Chinese tourist plunges 11 metres to his death in Ocean Park accident

    Posted Apr 11th 2014, 06:46pm by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo clifford.lo@scmp.com Tourist falls to his death from Ocean Park railing A mainland tourist fell about 11 metres to his death after he apparently lost his balance while sitting on an Ocean Park railing yesterday. Cao Tao, 50, arrived from Hubei province on Wednesday and was visiting the theme park in Aberdeen alone at the time the fall took place at about 10.30am, police ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1476453/mainland-tourist-plunges-11-metres-his-death-ocean-park-accident
  7. Business - Economy - RETAILING

    The not-so-Great Singapore Sale: Mainland shoppers say Hong Kong is better value

    Posted Aug 05th 2014, 03:25am by Bloomberg

    ... the mark-up: a strengthening exchange rate, rising labour costs and a sales tax mainland tourists do not encounter in neighbouring Hong Kong. A reduction in visitors from Asia's largest economy ... in the five months to May from a year earlier amid slower economic growth on the mainland and the impact of a new Chinese law that clamped down on cut-price shopping tours. Total tourist arrivals ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1566514/mainland-chinese-shoppers-give-singapore-sales-thumbs-down
  8. Comment

    Hong Kong must find a way to resolve dilemma of mainland visitor numbers

    Posted Aug 21st 2014, 12:54pm by Bernard Chan

    ... was widely welcomed when Hong Kong was recovering from an outbreak of the severe acute respiratory syndrome. However, total mainland tourist or shopper arrivals have increased hugely since, helping ... economy slowed in the second quarter of the year. Analysts say a marked drop in mainland visitors' spending on luxury goods is part of the reason. Representatives of the retail sector have ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/article/1578370/hong-kong-must-find-way-resolve-dilemma-mainland-visitor-numbers
  9. News - China - THAILAND

    Chinese thieves raiding Thailand duty free shops and fleeing on flights

    Posted Oct 30th 2013, 04:27pm by Chutima Sidasathian

    ... Chutima Sidasathian in Phuket Mainland thieves a headache for shops at Phuket International Airport Phuket out to stop fleeing Chinese airport thieves A spate of thefts by passengers from ... of their tourists has been debated widely and criticised heavily in China, and Beijing released official guidelines this year. Tuesday's meeting was also told that Phuket's new Terminal X, where ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1343714/phuket-officials-out-stop-chinese-airport-thieves-taking-flight
  10. News - China - CRIME

    Robberies of cashed-up Chinese tourists rise steeply in Paris

    Posted May 30th 2013, 12:00am by Teddy Ng

    ... Teddy Ng teddy.ng@scmp.com Mainlanders' preference for carrying large amounts of cash makes them easy targets Robbers target Chinese in Paris A sharp increase in robberies of Chinese tourists in Paris has prompted calls for the French government to step up security and for shoppers to use credit cards instead of carrying large amounts of cash. The number of reports ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1249285/robberies-cashed-chinese-tourists-rise-steeply-paris

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