Beijing’s Daxing International Airport is a hit with travellers, but it also attracts social media snappers who get in the way of everyday business, security staff say. Photo: Simon Song

Keep out: social media photographers told to stay away from Beijing’s new Daxing airport

  • The US$11 billion airport flew 5,667 travellers out on the first day of ‘golden week’, but report says there were 85,000 visitors through the door that day
Topic |   China Society

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Beijing’s Daxing International Airport is a hit with travellers, but it also attracts social media snappers who get in the way of everyday business, security staff say. Photo: Simon Song
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Hong Kong International Airport has said it expects 2 million fewer travellers this year because of the unrest that has made things difficult for travellers. Photo: SCMP

‘Golden week’ will be a yardstick to measure the economic damage

  • As the protests continue, the slump could be the worst the city has seen with gloomy prediction for this week’s National Day holiday
Topic |   Hong Kong economy

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Hong Kong International Airport has said it expects 2 million fewer travellers this year because of the unrest that has made things difficult for travellers. Photo: SCMP
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