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  1. Group pushes for new 'Brand HK' publicity drive

    Posted Jan 16th 2007, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... Klaudia Lee A revitalised publicity campaign should be launched to coincide with the 10th anniversary of the handover to strengthen Hong Kong's image as an international city, a focus ... Hong Kong Group' be established to launch a campaign that would include marketing abroad as well as local programmes. 'Regarding Hong Kong's positioning on an international ...

  2. Eco-tourism could be boosted

    Posted Sep 08th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Council chairman Joseph Tung Yao-chung said the planned move could help Hong Kong further develop its potential in eco-tourism. About 70 per cent of the land in closed border areas is expected ... this was an opportunity to develop eco-tourism for Hong Kong people. 'Eco-tourism is probably not for visitors from all origins- for example, mainland tourists are probably not as interested- but we can make ...

  3. A golden opportunity for boosting tourism

    Posted Apr 28th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The solid gold statue unveiled in Hunghom yesterday stands as an extravagant monument to the rebound in Hong Kong's tourism industry. It also symbolises the form much of that recovery ... designs and stricter quality controls in Hong Kong make the market particularly appealing to visitors from the mainland. It is one example of the benefits enjoyed by parts of the retail sector ...

  4. Sites for excited eyes

    Posted Sep 09th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Visitors will be glad they did not leave Hong Kong without feasting their senses on at least some of its major drawcards 1 VICTORIA PEAK provides the city's most photographed vista. Our top tourist site with 6 million visitors a year, the view from the top is how the world imagines Hong Kong. Most visitors use the Peak Tram, which opened in 1888 and replaced sedan chairs ...

  5. Service with a smile

    Posted Feb 14th 2007, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... knowledge and job-related English and Putonghua will also be covered. Enquiries: http://www.hitdc.vtc.edu.hk Course: Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Tourism Management School: Hong Kong Polytechnic ... relationship with certain airlines. Their cabin crew always stay in our hotel during stopovers in Hong Kong. As they suffer from jet lag and a lack of sleep, some pilots and stewardesses can be quite ...

  6. Disney now part of our Tomorrowland

    Posted Sep 12th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The official opening of Hong Kong Disneyland today quite literally launches our 'Tomorrowland'. Whether people support the theme park or not, it is ours- an investment in our ... of any investment- and this is among Hong Kong's biggest. What has made Disney so controversial is that the decision for its construction came at difficult time. After the uncertainty ...

  7. Just passing through

    Posted Feb 29th 2008, 12:00am by Hazel Parry

    ... There's less to the city's tourist 'boom' than meets the eye, writes Hazel Parry The statistics tell a tale of unrivalled tourism success. Hong Kong has seen its ... York. The local tourism industry has never had it so good. A record 28.1 million people visited the city last year, according to the Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB), and the outlook for this year ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Individual visit scheme to Hong Kong 'shouldn't be expanded', says tourism chief

    Posted Feb 17th 2013, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... Amy Nip amy.nip@scmp.com Tourism chief wants cap on visitor scheme No more mainland cities should be added to the individual visit scheme until Hong Kong has the infrastructure to cope ... now allows 270 million residents of 49 mainland cities to visit Hong Kong in an individual capacity rather than in tour groups. "Hong Kong should be given the time to improve our ...

  9. Tourism council bans forced-shopping trips

    Posted Jan 10th 2007, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... Fox Yi Hu Tourists to Hong Kong have the right not to shop and to detailed itineraries Travel agents will be required to provide mainland tourists with detailed itineraries and a written ... the fun of shopping in Hong Kong,' Mr Tung said. Further details of the new measures to be taken, as well as the text of a written pledge that tour operators will be obliged to give ...

  10. Quality, not quantity, the right tourism strategy

    Posted Feb 08th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... When the performance of a key economic sector fails to meet forecasts, people are understandably concerned. For years, the number of visitors to Hong Kong invariably exceeded the forecasts ... are levelling off. Just how many tourists can Hong Kong accommodate without ruining all the fun for them- and us? In comparison, Thailand as a premier tourist destination in Southeast Asia has just half ...




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