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Travel Agency

Ctrip poised to report record 2013 earnings

Ctrip.com International, the mainland's biggest online travel agency, is expected to post solid earnings for the quarter to December on the back of strong demand from outbound travellers and an increase in bookings made throu

Wednesday, 12 February, 2014, 3:03am

Travellers left high and dry as Smart Holiday closes

Travel agency Smart Holiday closed its branches across the city yesterday after its licence was cancelled, leaving 1,900 travellers out of pocket.

9 Jan 2013 - 5:17am 1 comment

Great expectations

As the travel market becomes more sophisticated, there is a growing demand for products targeted at experienced travellers, especially retirees.

In Hong Kong, luxury travel generally refers to premium trips with personalised itineraries.

15 Aug 2012 - 11:08pm

Choose your route: agent versus the net

With so many options available to travellers, is there really any need for travel agents anymore?

25 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Travel firm investors told to boost funds

The Tourism Commission has ordered shareholders in a tour agency run by a high-profile travel industry figure to fulfil their promise to inject funds into the company after its mainland business partners accused it of failing to pay a HK$900,000 debt.

1 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Competition intensifies

Hongkongers like travelling and, despite the growth of online bookings, several regional travel agencies have set up shop in the city to tap into the potential of the retail market.

Flight Centre of Australia opened its first local retail shop near Central.

Called a Flight Centre superstore, the outlet combines two teams of leisure travel consultants.

21 Mar 2012 - 12:00am