Favourite Characters from Three Classic Japanese Cartoons Revisit MTR

19th Sep 2011
Favourite Characters from Three Classic Japanese Cartoons Revisit MTR

The series of three limited edition MTR Classic Anime Souvenir Ticket Sets feature favourite cartoon characters from “Ninja Hattori Kun”, “Saint Seiya” and “Sailor Moon”. The ticket sets are available for sale from 2 October 2011 for three consecutive weeks while stock lasts. 
Priced at $105, each set includes three specially-designed souvenir tickets a ticket holder and limited edition charms or a key chain. The first set “Ninja Hattori Kun” will be available
for sale on 2 October 2011, with the other two sets – “Saint Seiya” and “Sailor Moon” – available from 9 and 16 October 2011 respectively.
“The cartoon characters featured in these souvenir ticket sets were widely popular in Hong Kong in the 1980s and 90s,” said Ms Jeny Yeung, Commercial Director of MTR Corporation.
“Many people in Hong Kong grew up watching them. MTR Classic Anime Souvenir Ticket Series will no doubt bring back some happy childhood memories.”
Each souvenir ticket is valid for one single journey to any destination on the MTR** on or before 30 November 2011 (Wednesday) and will be returned as a souvenir after use.
The ticket sets will be available for sale at all MTR Customer Service Centres (except Airport Express, Light Rail, Lo Wu, Lok Ma Chau, Racecourse and Disneyland Resort stations) while stock lasts. Each person is limited to two sets per purchase.


Also in Asia today, City.Mobi is celebrating the success of its new guide to Hong Kong.

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