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  1. Airlines increase freight rates as demand rises

    Posted Sep 16th 2009, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... Charlotte So Cathay Pacific Airways, Singapore Airlines, Lufthansa and other airlines have raised freight rates 10 to 15 per cent after a rebound in demand as dwindling inventories force United States and European retailers to order goods to fill their em ...

  2. HK most vibrant place in region, travellers say

    Posted May 13th 2009, 12:00am by Dan Kadison

    ... Dan Kadison Travellers perceive Hong Kong as the best spot in the Asia-Pacific region for vibrancy, nightlife and shopping, according to a CNN Global Travel and Tourism Survey. The Big ... and clearly they persist in the minds of global travellers today'. The online consumer survey also asked about people's travel plans for this year, and many respondents seem to be packing ...

  3. Get your boarding pass the smartphone way

    Posted Dec 11th 2010, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... Charlotte So Say goodbye to long queues at airline check-in counters or self-check-in terminals- the new year is set to ring in Asia's first mobile boarding pass, in Hong Kong. The facility, which will allow passengers to check in with their smartpho ...

  4. Lifestyle - Travel

    More tour agents bundling travel insurance in package deals

    Posted Aug 16th 2012, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... Amy Nip amy.nip@scmp.com More tour agents sellinsurance More tour agencies are bundling travel insurance policies with their packages, depriving tourists of their right to choose their own ... required customers to buy designated travel insurance as part of the packages, even if they already had such cover. Three other agencies- EGL Tours, Modern China Travel and Venice Travel- made ...

  5. Business - Banking & Finance - STOCKS

    Relaxed travel rules spark rally in shares of HK retailers

    Posted Aug 28th 2012, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... Celine Sun in Beijing celine.sun@scmp.com Relaxed travel rules spark rally in retailers The share prices of Hong Kong retailers surged yesterday on expectations that eased regulations ... Shanghai, Beijing, Tianjin, Chongqing and Guangzhou could apply for travel permits to Hong Kong and abroad without having to go back to their hometowns. The Shenzhen authorities said on Friday ...

  6. News - China - TRAVEL

    Hong Kong-Shenzhen combined travel card launching in both cities

    Posted Sep 04th 2012, 12:00am by Ada Lee

    ... be convenient for those who travelled frequently between the cities. "One at least does not have to wait until arriving at the city to buy a card," he said. Resolving the technical issues ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - TRAVEL

    Shenzhen multi-entry travel permits for Hong Kong delayed

    Posted Sep 02nd 2012, 12:00am by RED DOOR NEWS

    ... Hazel Parry, Alice Yan and Amy Nip Would-be Shenzhen travellers are told that no passes will be issued for three weeks on the day that the new tourism scheme came into effect Sorry, ... seat in the Legislative Council election. Travel agencies have predicted a 20 per cent increase in trade as result of the changes while immigration officers' unions say an extra 400 staff ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Plan to lift travel restrictions to Hong Kong needs address concerns

    Posted Aug 30th 2012, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... SCMP Editorial Open door plan needs rethink Hong Kong people have rightly expressed concerns over the possible influx of more mainland tourists in the wake of the lifting of travel ... population can across the border any time. Admittedly, our economy has been given a shot in the arm since mainlanders were allowed to come in 2003 as solo travellers. From luxurious handbags, ...

  9. Take Philippines off black travel alert

    Posted Jun 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... The Security Bureau's website says its outbound travel alert system aims to help people better understand the level of risk or threat to personal safety in the 85 countries most popular with Hong Kong travellers. What sets the Philippines apart in this service, accessible on the bureau's website, is that it is lumped in with Syria as a no-go area for Hong Kong ...

  10. Yemeni mail under close scrutiny in HK after parcel bomb bid

    Posted Nov 07th 2010, 12:00am by John Carney

    ... John Carney Mail and freight services in Hong Kong are either banning airmail from Yemen or intensifying their checks after parcel bombs were intercepted from there on their way to the United States last month. Security officials in Britain and Dubai seiz ...




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