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  1. Business - China Business - PROPERTY

    Chinese developers widen appeal of projects through tourism

    Posted Sep 19th 2012, 12:00am by Yvonne Liu

    ... Yvonne Liu yvonne.liu@scmp.com To secure sites at cheaper prices, mainland builders are adding tourism element to their developments such as resorts and theme parks Developers widen appeal of projects Mainland developers are promising tourism-related components in their projects as a way to acquire buildings sites at a cheaper price. In recent months, developers such as Shimao Group, ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - TRADE

    Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto in Hong Kong in bid to boost China trade

    Posted Apr 05th 2013, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... While business ties are growing fast, tourism is lagging behind, despite Hong Kong signing a visa-free agreement with Mexica in 2004. According to Mexico's tourism board, only 1,435 Hong ... Cary Huang in Beijing cary.huang@scmp.com Pena Nieto adamant Mexico must enhance alliances with Hong Kong and mainland Mexican leader aims for boost in China trade Mexican President ...

  3. Sun Yat-sen trail reopens with high hopes for tourism

    Posted Jul 13th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to the University of Hong Kong in Bonham Road recalls how Sun, an HKU alumnus, declared that 'Hong Kong and the University of Hong Kong are my intellectual birthplace' when he visited ... religious and political activities during his nine years in Hong Kong. It begins at HKU's Loke Yew Hall and passes 13 historical sites with 15 information plaques before ending ...

  4. Business - Companies

    Australian retailers reach out to Chinese shoppers

    Posted Feb 08th 2013, 01:49pm by AFP

    ... to using feng shui to attract shoppers. “The numbers of Chinese tourists from Hong Kong, Taiwan and China are increasing exponentially,” explained Sydney councillor Jenny Green at a recent ... tourists. As Sydney gears up to host one of the world’s biggest Chinese New Year celebrations, officials are working to help struggling retailers use the key tourism event to set their cash ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - INTEGRATION

    Hong Kong losing its advantage as China's 'go-between' with world: Report

    Posted Nov 06th 2012, 12:00am by Tony Cheung, Phila Siu

    ... Zhang, who is also head of the Beijing Tourism Administration, said she had noticed that more Beijing people were visiting Hong Kong after the relaxation of permit rules in September. Until ... advantage as 'go-between' Hong Kong's advantage as an intermediary between the mainland and the outside world is on the wane, and it is natural for conflicts to emerge between ...

  6. A nation transformed by 30 years of tourism

    Posted Nov 24th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... relished the chance to visit Hong Kong. Travel here received a boost in July 2003, when Beijing announced a relaxed approval policy for Hong Kong- and Macau-bound travellers. In 1998, mainlanders made 8.43 million overseas trips. Last year, the figure shot up to 40.95 million, including a 12.6 per cent year-on-year rise in Hong Kong visits to 16.14 million, and a 29.1 per cent ...

  7. Hong Kong economy- it's up to us

    Posted Feb 12th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Hong Kong people have received a gift from China- Cepa brings us great hope. At the same time we need to reform ourselves, increase our competency- making ourselves capable at all types of jobs- and overcome all challenges. Hong Kong people now enjoy great conditions for running businesses and we have the solo travel scheme to save tourism. With an eye to the future, we should ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    City scope: here be Hong Kong dragons

    Posted Aug 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Kong Tourism Board to turn the Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival into the huge tourist attraction it is now. This apparently resulted in the Hong Kong festival's main races being held ... Tinnie Chow in New York Tinnie Chow in New York Here be Hong Kong dragons With the thundering of drums, the muscular sportsmen and women, the nods to Chinese culture and the team ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    China's services push a challenge for Hong Kong

    Posted Dec 18th 2012, 12:00am by JEFFREY LAM

    ... its modern service industries- in the areas of finance, shipping, hi-tech innovation and leisure tourism- will bring fresh opportunities to Hong Kong companies, as the mainland needs our ... service industries as its primary economic growth engine is posing opportunities and challenges for Hong Kong. In his political report delivered at the opening of the 18th Communist Party congress ...

  10. China closer to becoming world's top tourism drawcard

    Posted Feb 21st 2007, 12:00am by Graham Keeley

    ... increasingly, its rich cultural heritage, brings millions from Hong Kong, Japan, America and across Europe each year to sample Madrid's Prado art museum or to soak up the sun on the coast. Just ... but much closer to home. In 2005, according to UNWTO figures, 4.1 million visitors came from Taiwan, 3.5 million from Hong Kong and 3.4 million from Japan. The mainland was also popular ...




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