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Hong Kong Disneyland

Hong Kong Disneyland plans Iron Man expansion

Hong Kong Disneyland is adding an Iron Man-themed area in the hopes that the Marvel superhero’s success at the Chinese box office will help draw more visitors to the underachieving resort.

Tuesday, 8 October, 2013, 6:33pm

Free Disneyland tickets for hard-working primary-school pupils

Free Disneyland tickets are to be given to selected pupils in every primary school class in Hong Kong in a HK$10 million initiative aimed at encouraging less academically gifted students to make the most of their potential.

2 Jun 2013 - 8:18am

Disneyland lifts ticket prices by up to 17.2pc

Disneyland will increase its ticket prices across the board from tomorrow. The cost of visiting the theme park with an adult one-day ticket will rise HK$51, or 12.8 per cent, from HK$399 to HK$450. A child one-day ticket will also go up 12.3 per cent, from HK$285 to HK$320.

26 Mar 2013 - 5:57am

Russian ship impresses Chinese journalists and Disneyland profit impresses all

Chinese journalists want to know every detail about an old Russian ship, according to the Voice of Russia.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am

A Good Week for ... , February 24, 2013

Hong Kong's house of mouse is finally making some money. The city's Disney park reported profits of HK$109 million, thanks to a 13 per cent rise in visitor numbers. 

24 Feb 2013 - 1:50am

Disneyland's first theme park had a rocky start like Hong Kong branch

On July 17, 1955, when moviemaker Walt Disney turned more than 64 hectares of farmland into a theme park based on his animated characters, many people thought it was a fantasy that wouldn't look out of place in one of his films.

24 Feb 2013 - 5:02am

Hong Kong should keep backing Disneyland

Hong Kong Disneyland can finally be called a financial success. Seven years after it opened, a decade after construction began and 14 years after plans for the development were unveiled, it has turned a profit.

23 Feb 2013 - 4:12am 6 comments

Paltry profits for Hong Kong but a magic kingdom for Disney

Here's to the real worth of a profit of HK$109 million on revenues of HK$4.3 billion and an investment of more than HK$20 billion after declared losses of HK$3.8 billion since 2008 and who knows how much more since the opening in 2005, but we won't ask.

21 Feb 2013 - 6:07am 3 comments

Hong Kong Disney earns first profit in seven years since its opening

Seven years after opening, Hong Kong Disneyland has made a profit for the first time, thanks to surging visitor numbers. For the fiscal year ending September 2012, the theme park earned revenue of HK$4.3 billion, up 18 per cent from a year ago, and made a profit of HK$109 million. Visitor numbers were up 13 per cent to 6.7 million, with 45 per cent from the mainland, 33 per cent locals and the rest from international markets.

19 Feb 2013 - 5:08am 3 comments

Hong Kong Disneyland's fairy tale had wicked first chapter

It is supposed to be a fantasy land, but Hong Kong's Magic Kingdom is more often remembered as a zone of controversy and complaints. Hong Kong Disneyland was touted by the Hong Kong government as the key to making the territory "Asia's most popular city tourist destination".

19 Feb 2013 - 4:39am