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  1. News - Hong Kong - CITY BEAT

    PR stunt or interference, expect to see more of Zhang Xiaoming

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 05:43am by Tammy Tam

    ... security, tourism, and commerce for starters- and agencies in Shenzhen. Ultimately, however, it will be Beijing- not Hong Kong- that has the final say on restricting visitor numbers. The other issue ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - CITY BEAT

    Local concerns complicate hopes of a cap on visitors

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 06:21am by Tammy Tam

    ... in negotiations with the mainland on many issues, not just tourism. Gone are the days after the handover when local governments on the mainland- willingly or otherwise- easily obeyed instructions from ... works well, instead facing local resistance. Cross-border exchanges can be complicated. Tourism is not, and will not be, the only issue at stake. Garnering a better understanding of each ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - CITY BEAT

    Welcoming jingle hits a sour note when it comes to unwanted visitors

    Posted Jan 28th 2013, 12:00am by Tammy Tam

    ... Y our every smile, your every hello, every hand that you lend, you make a difference. This Hong Kong Tourism Commission theme song was once a hit, thanks to Canto-pop star George Lam Chi-cheung. He was appointed to be the city's hospitality ambassador to help promote tourism. The song has quietly faded away over the past few years. Is it a sign that we now have more than enough ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - CITY BEAT

    Hongkongers can take a leaf out of London shop owner's book

    Posted Feb 25th 2013, 12:00am by Tammy Tam

    ... was the city's latest tourism scandal. A group of visitors on a package tour had a far less comfortable break than Leung, sleeping in their coach rather than in the hotel rooms they had been promised. ... on parallel-goods trading and seriously review our tourism policies towards mainlanders, Hongkongers can, besides simply complaining about the various issues, also do something - something small yet ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - CITY BEAT

    Xi Jinping passed up chance to meet Leung Chun-ying in Guangdong

    Posted Dec 17th 2012, 12:00am by Tammy Tam

    ... Hong Kong lives by its service industries. Our financial, legal, tourism and related sectors have made the city - a place without natural resources - a unique and prosperous metropolis ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - CITY BEAT

    Beijing finds Hongkongers' nostalgia for colonial era hard to fathom

    Posted Oct 01st 2012, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... Gary Cheung From colonial-flag waving to tourism overkill, officials show they don't yet understand the city The flag waving Beijing finds hard to fathom Four years after Chen Zuoer retired from the Hong Kong and Macau Affairs Office, he dominated Hong Kong's newspaper headlines again two weeks ago when he lamented the waving of British flags during recent demonstrations ...



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