Hong Kong Tourism News

The Murray, Hong Kong, unveils new Foster + Partners design

The Murray, Hong Kong, unveils new Foster + Partners design

2 May 2017 Hotel News

The Murray, Hong Kong, a Niccolo Hotel has unveiled its new design by Foster + Partners, a global studio for architecture, urbanism and design. Set to redefine the luxury hospitality scene when it opens in late 2017, the iconic landmark will be transformed into an international luxury hotel.

Southern District of Hong Kong to be linked to MTR railway

Southern District of Hong Kong to be linked to MTR railway

12 December 2016 Rail News

Commuters travelling to the Southern District of Hong Kong Island will be able to enjoy the MTR railway service from December 28th. With green lights received from relevant authorities that all of the required statutory inspections and tests having been successfully completed, the MTR Corporation announced the Fully Automatic Operation train service of the MTR South Island Line will begin at the end of the month.

Breaking Travel News interview: Iris Wong, Hong Kong Heritage Conservation Foundation

Breaking Travel News interview: Iris Wong, Hong Kong Heritage Conservation Foundation

1 December 2016 Focus

Tai O Heritage Hotel Hong Kong, managed by Hong Kong Heritage Conservation Foundation was recognised as Asia’s Leading Heritage Hotel by the World Travel Awards earlier this year. As the organisation continues on its mission to revitalise and maintain heritage buildings in Hong Kong, Breaking Travel News here catches up with project committee member Iris Wong to discuss what the organisation brings to hospitality in the region.

Rosewood Hong Kong on track for 2018 opening

Rosewood Hong Kong on track for 2018 opening

16 November 2016 Hotel News

Rosewood Hotels & Resorts will open the ultra-luxury brand’s first Hong Kong property in 2018 in a prime Victoria Harbour waterfront location at the former New World Centre on Salisbury Road in Tsim Sha Tsui. Rosewood Hong Kong will occupy 27 floors of a multi-use tower owned by New World Development Company, whose distinct form and glowing crown is destined to become an instantly recognizable landmark on the famous skyline.

Finnair adds Asia capacity with new departures to Tokyo and Hong Kong

Finnair adds Asia capacity with new departures to Tokyo and Hong Kong

13 October 2016 Airline News Tourism News

Finnair continues to grow its Asian traffic, and has announced it will add capacity and frequencies to the Tokyo and Hong Kong routes with the A350 for the summer 2017 season. Finnair will increase its current flight schedule between Helsinki and Tokyo with four additional weekly flights to Narita airport. Finnair currently operates daily to Narita with the A330.

Cathay Pacific launches direct Hong Kong flight from London Gatwick

Cathay Pacific launches direct Hong Kong flight from London Gatwick

2 September 2016 Airline News Tourism News

Cathay Pacific Airways today saw its first flight take off from London Gatwick to Hong Kong. The only non-stop service connecting Gatwick and Hong Kong, it will also be Cathay Pacific’s first long-haul route in the UK to feature the brand new Airbus 350-900 aircraft. Ideally placed to serve both leisure and business travellers, the new four-times weekly service will operate from Gatwick’s South Terminal.

ONYX to bring Mosaic brand to Hong Kong in late 2016

ONYX to bring Mosaic brand to Hong Kong in late 2016

18 March 2016 Hotel News

International hospitality provider ONYX Hospitality Group has announced a new management agreement for a project in Hong Kong, paving the way for the first Mosaic Collection property in this dynamic city. Located at 108 Soy Street in Mongkok, Hotel 108 will be surrounded by a variety of hip and trendy dining and entertainment options.