Vivian Yeung and Esmond Chan have said there are structural reasons for Hong Kong cultural venues lagging their mainland counterparts. Photo: Winson Wong Vivian Yeung and Esmond Chan have said there are structural reasons for Hong Kong cultural venues lagging their mainland counterparts. Photo: Winson Wong
Vivian Yeung and Esmond Chan have said there are structural reasons for Hong Kong cultural venues lagging their mainland counterparts. Photo: Winson Wong
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Why Hong Kong venues lag mainland China in online ticket sales and e-payments

Top officials say residents’ preference for buying tickets in person at a box office, and a longer history of credit card sales, partly responsible for the city’s rather more traditional approach

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Vivian Yeung and Esmond Chan have said there are structural reasons for Hong Kong cultural venues lagging their mainland counterparts. Photo: Winson Wong Vivian Yeung and Esmond Chan have said there are structural reasons for Hong Kong cultural venues lagging their mainland counterparts. Photo: Winson Wong
Vivian Yeung and Esmond Chan have said there are structural reasons for Hong Kong cultural venues lagging their mainland counterparts. Photo: Winson Wong
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