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  1. Business - Companies - POINT OF LAW

    It's a case of buyer beware if moving into the mainland

    Posted Oct 31st 2012, 12:00am by JUSTIN WILSON, Sun Hong

    ... Justin Wilson and Sun Hong For any transaction there must be no question that what is bought is what was actually bargained for, warn partners at Norton Rose It's a case of buyer beware if moving into the mainland How well do you know and understand the target company ? It is important at the outset to understand what it is that you are buying and to ensure that you ...

  2. Tourism and related sectors get wage boost

    Posted Jul 09th 2011, 12:00am

    ... as well,' he adds. One of the hottest sectors that saw the most growth was tourism and related industries. Bennett says this growth is not likely to stop anytime soon. The other main Hong Kong ... Billy Clarke About 75 per cent of people working in Hong Kong (see chart below) received a salary increase from January to May this year, according to a global survey of more than 3,200 ...

  3. Tourism needs to strike right balance

    Posted Jul 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... With tourism one of the world's fastest growing industries, no one wants to miss out. For decades, it has been an economic lifeline for Hong Kong's retail, hotel, transport ... the scheme should the local economy take a turn for the worse. Historically, Hong Kong's tourism thrives on openness and hospitality. There is no reason why we should not open our door ...

  4. Mega fund proposals to put priority on tourism

    Posted Mar 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Stuart Lau stuart.lau@scmp.com Non-profit organisations are likely to be offered money from a multimillion-dollar government fund to stage events aimed at bringing tourists to Hong Kong ... the bierfest, Thailand has the songkran festival and Brazil the carnival. What does Hong Kong have, actually?' The scope of events eligible for subsidies would widen, with applications to hold beer ...

  5. Tourism Board costs stir concern

    Posted Jun 03rd 2005, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... Dennis Eng Lawmakers are demanding greater scrutiny of the Hong Kong Tourism Board's accounts and operations amid growing concerns that taxpayers are funding an overpaid ... scheme would generate an estimated $10.4 billion in additional tourist spending, or a return of more than 22 times. About $400 million of the funding is earmarked for the 2006 Discover Hong Kong ...

  6. Tourism arrivals confirm rebound from Sars

    Posted Sep 16th 2003, 12:00am by Kelvin Chan

    ... For the first time since the outbreak, the number of visitors increases year on year Hong Kong's tourism industry is officially back, according to government officials. They said ... the same month last year, according to provisional figures released by the Hong Kong Tourism Board. It was the first time since March that monthly visitor arrivals had not shown a year-on-year ...

  7. Tourism Board to seek new sponsors

    Posted Jan 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... The mainland is the biggest source of tourists coming to Hong Kong; 67 per cent, or 28.1 million, of all visitors last year came from north of the border. To maintain the city's appeal, several ... ahead to the 2013 opening of the first berth at the Kai Tak cruise terminal. The board has launched a promotion to encourage cruise liners to berth in Hong Kong or make it their home port. ...

  8. Benefit of tourism doesn't add up

    Posted Jun 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... Jake van der Kamp Tourism accounted for 6.2 per cent of Hong Kong's economy in 2010, according to official figures. South China Morning Post,June 20 I looked and I looked and I just ... in 2003 of the mainland individual visitor scheme brought a dramatic change in the tide. For the year to March, Hong Kong residents spent HK$117 billion abroad, from which we deduct the HK$228 ...

  9. Tourism drives explosion in retail outlets

    Posted Mar 29th 2005, 12:00am by Carrie Chan

    ... and Celine stores have opened. British-based shoe designer Jimmy Choo has opened his first Hong Kong store there. American designer Michael Kors and British department store Harvey Nichols will also ...

  10. Shangri-La profits swell on rebound in tourism trade

    Posted Sep 08th 2004, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... Denise Tsang Luxury hospitality chain expects further yield growth as peak season approaches The rebound in Hong Kong's tourism sector will gain momentum in the second half ... is one of many upmarket hoteliers benefiting from a recovery in tourism in the mainland and Hong Kong. The increase in tourism is being driven in part by a relaxation of travelling restrictions ...




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