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  1. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Illegal guest-house clampdown

    Posted Jan 11th 2014, 04:12am by FANNY WY FUNG

    ... to statistics from the Home Affairs Bureau. In one of these cases the sentence was suspended. At a meeting of the Legislative Council's home affairs panel yesterday, Permanent Secretary for Home ... guest house can result in a fine of up to HK$200,000 and a two-year prison sentence, with an additional HK$20,000 fine for each day the offence continues. However, in most recent cases offenders ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Travel agency suspended for stranding mainland tourists

    Posted Feb 21st 2013, 02:44pm by Lai Ying-kit

    ... Lai Ying-kit and Amy Nip The tourism watchdog on Thursday suspended operations of the travel agency that left mainland tourists stranded, without hotel rooms, during last week’s Lunar New Year holiday. 3A Holidays had its membership in the Travel Industry Council (TIC) suspended after the agency’s boss three times failed to appear at council meetings to explain at least four ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Limit border crossings to one return trip a day for Shenzhen residents, says Liberal

    Posted Mar 01st 2014, 03:59am by Tony Cheung

    ... Hong Kong this month suspended visa-free entry for Philippine officials. Young believes a travel warning from Beijing would be more effective as China was a "growing market for Filipino ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    First Hong Kong travel agency cuts trips to Thailand

    Posted Nov 28th 2013, 05:47pm by DANNY LEE

    ... Tour Hong Kong (PTHKG) suspended all holidays to Thailand until December 20. The cancellations affected eight future tours, comprising around 160 people. Yuen Chun-ning, a business consultant ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Hong Kong travel agencies change Thai itineraries after violent Bangkok clashes

    Posted Dec 01st 2013, 06:02pm by DANNY LEE

    ... (PTHKG) suspended all holidays to Thailand until December 20. The cancellations have affected eight future tours, comprising around 160 people. Despite it being “safe to travel” to the capital, ...

  6. News - China - TOURISM

    Travel agencies fined for forcing tourists to buy 'Tibetan home meals'

    Posted Oct 07th 2013, 12:00am by Adrian Wan

    ... "If you pay as they [tour guides] tell you, they won't kick you out." The agent, who was also suspended from work yesterday, was filmed telling the tourists: "People like you, ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Fast action by tour organisers keeps Hong Kong tourists out of Egypt danger zone

    Posted Aug 18th 2013, 12:00am by John Carney

    ... John Carney john.carney@scmp.com Fast action keeps HK tourists out of danger zone Hong Kong's travel agents acted weeks before their counterparts around the world, suspending all organised group tours to Egypt at the beginning of last month. As the situation in Cairo deteriorated sharply last week, governments around the world advised visitors to stay in their hotels ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Ocean Park to raise prices by 14pc

    Posted Jun 29th 2013, 12:00am by Ada Lee

    ... some visitors returning [to the city], but after all, there are only two theme parks in Hong Kong." The park suspended ticket sales two days in a row during the Lunar New Year holidays ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Tour agency 3A Holidays slapped with suspension from regulator

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

    ... with suspension A tour agency that made mainland visitors sleep overnight on a coach during the Lunar New Year holiday had its membership in the industry regulator suspended yesterday, after its ... the meeting [yesterday]." It is the first time the council- a self-regulatory body of the tourism sector that oversees the performance of agencies and tour guides- has suspended an agency's ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Travel agency's licence may be revoked if it doesn't explain fiasco

    Posted Feb 20th 2013, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... to explain why mainland visitors were left stranded without hotel rooms over the Lunar New Year holiday or be suspended by the Travel Industry Council. It is the first time the watchdog has issued ... suspended. No one can operate a tour agency without such membership. A panel consisting of five council directors- three of them non-trade professionals and two trade members- will listen ...




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