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Hong Kong Tourism Board launches new website

Hong Kong Tourism Board launches new website

Ahead of World Travel Market, Hong Kong Tourism Board re-launches a new trade information portal, Partnernet, with a contemporary design and additional features that will provide UK tour operators and travel agents with the best possible tools to promote Hong Kong. The new site is divided into eight sections for easy navigation, covering the latest industry news from Hong Kong, new developments in the tourism sector, information on cruises and details of meetings and exhibitions in Hong Kong.

Scores dead following Hong Kong boat collision

Scores dead following Hong Kong boat collision

2 October 2012 Tourism News

Two passengers vessels have collides off Hong Kong, killing at least 36 people local officials have confirmed. One boat, which was carrying over 120 passengers to a firework display, half-sank in the collision near Lamma Island.

Hong Kong seeks to limit Chinese birth tourism

Hong Kong seeks to limit Chinese birth tourism

26 April 2012 Tourism News

Hong Kong is to seek to prevent Chinese women giving birth on its territory unless they have a husband from the special administrative region. The plan is part of proposals put forward by incoming chief executive CY Leung, who takes office on July 1st.

Cathay Pacific welcomes government approval of three-runway option at HKIA

Cathay Pacific welcomes government approval of three-runway option at HKIA

21 March 2012 Airline News

Cathay Pacific Airways has welcomed the Hong Kong SAR government’s approval to adopt the three-runway option for planning purposes as the future development blueprint for Hong Kong International Airport. The in-principle approval comes following strong public support of the three-runway option and the recommendation to proceed by the Airport Authority of Hong Kong.