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  1. kevin sinclair's hong kong

    Posted Sep 24th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Welcome to Hong Kong! Enjoy the embrace of our warm hospitality. Witness our well-trained tourism professionals handle your needs and cater to your every desire. Try telling that to 200 ... seem to flourish with impunity. Is it beyond the wit of the Hong Kong Tourism Board or the Consumer Council to send a couple of people posing as mainland visitors down to the six known shops ...

  2. Alive and kicking

    Posted Sep 16th 2003, 12:00am by Tinnie Chow

    ... of the world. Last night it gathered two Hong Kong heavyweights - Chief Secretary Donald Tsang Yam-kuen and tourism ambassador Jackie Chan (below) - to kick off its global advertising campaign, 'Hong Kong - Live It, Love It!' The TV commercial, which began airing yesterday, will be screened in 16 markets across the globe. Singer Yumi Matsutoya stars in the Japanese version. United ...

  3. A sporting chance

    Posted Nov 14th 2003, 12:00am by Frank Ching

    ... Frank Ching Three years after a humiliating defeat in its bid to host the Asian Games, Hong Kong finally received a consolation prize last week when it won the right to host the East Asian Games in 2009. We still have more than five years before the games open, but there is much to be done. Hong Kong should do everything possible to ensure the event is a success. It should be able ...

  4. A vote for the bridge

    Posted Aug 01st 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to travel from Hong Kong to Macau and Zhuhai over the Pearl River Delta. Not only will the distance be shortened, but the bridge will provide a new alternative in getting across the delta. Its construction is going to be an expensive and magnificent task. I believe the bridge will facilitate the development of the economy and tourism in Hong Kong and Macau. It will encourage people in Macau ...

  5. Travel council calls for HK tourism ambassador

    Posted Oct 16th 2003, 12:00am by Ravina Shamdasani

    ... A global travel council has suggested Hong Kong appoint someone at cabinet level to represent the tourism industry. It said Hong Kong was the ninth-fastest-growing tourism economy in the world. The World Travel and Tourism Council report, 'The Impact of Travel and Tourism on Jobs and the Economy in China and Hong Kong', also praised the government's marketing drive ...

  6. Shanghai eyeing Hong Kong firms

    Posted Sep 10th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Arrangement, it said, but gave no specific details. Cepa will further open several sectors of the mainland's economy, ranging from banking to tourism, to Hong Kong firms. Industry officials say ... Shanghai has drafted a plan to further open the city's service sector to Hong Kong firms, a Beijing-backed newspaper reported, but local officials could not confirm the report. Wen ...

  7. Shoo-in for tourist gamble

    Posted Nov 19th 2003, 12:00am by Tinnie Chow

    ... with Tinnie Chow Forget the Peak, forget Ocean Park. Now even shopping may come second on mainland tourists' 'to do' list. It seems the big draw is to head off to the races. And the Hong Kong Tourism Board is hot on their heels. A survey conducted by the board found that 13 per cent of tourists were interested in Hong Kong horse racing. And with gambling on the sport still ...

  8. Girls win trip with tourism proposal

    Posted Dec 18th 2003, 12:00am by Lee Wing-Sze

    ... LEE WING-SZE HONG KONG HAS always been renowned as a paradise for shoppers and diners, but how about eco-tourists? At a recent international tourism conference in Germany, two Hong Kong ... Public School in Tin Hau, won a five-day trip to Germany for their case study of Hoi Ha Wan marine park as a sustainable tourism feature of Hong Kong. The pair attended the Global Tourism ...

  9. Shenzhen official seeks a tourism corridor

    Posted Oct 18th 2003, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... in financial services and tourism. Mr Chen said three Hong Kong banks had applied to open branches in Shenzhen after the signing of the Closer Economic Partnership Arrangement (Cepa). Eight banks from Hong Kong already have offices in Shenzhen. He also called for further co-operation between Hong Kong and the delta in tourism, and the construction of border-crossing facilities. 'We hope ...

  10. Macau factor

    Posted Aug 08th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... If a bridge links Hong Kong, Macau and Zhuhai, I anticipate that the winners will be Hong Kong tourism and retail whereas Hong Kong property owners will be the losers. Macau's city ... minutes, especially properties of 1,500-2,000 sq ft. This will contradict government policy for the long-term stability of the Hong Kong property market. SAMUEL KHOR, Tsim Sha Tsui Rock bottom ...




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