The Hong Kong Tourism Board announced that visitor arrivals to Hong Kong reached 30,423,421 in the first three quarters of 2011, 16.2% higher when compared to the same period last year. In September alone, arrivals climbed up by 16.8% year-on-year to 3,187,091.
The first of 10 new MTR trains will be undergoing a series of test runs on Kwun Tong Line.
The Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) announced that for the first time in record, visitor arrivals to Hong Kong surpassed 4 million in a single month, with arrivals in August reaching 4,065,761, a year-on-year growth of 17.7%.
Five colourful flying dragons, each unique and representing Hong Kong’s spirit as Asia’s World City, have recently flown to South Molton Street in London.
Office will intensify Trade Liaison & Promotions to overnight visitors.
This Mid-Autumn Festival, visitors and locals in Hong Kong will be able to appreciate not just the bright full moon, but also the world’s largest sculpture made from lanterns.
The Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) announced that Hong Kong saw its visitor arrivals go up by 22.4% year-on-year to 3,839,388 in July – a new record for single-month arrivals. In the first seven months of 2011, visitor arrivals reached 23,170,569, an increase of 15.9% compared to the same period last year.
The Hong Kong Tourism Board announced today that total visitor arrivals to Hong Kong in the month of May reached 3,230,028, a year-on-year increase of 14.7%. Between January and May 2011, visitor arrivals cumulated to 16,295,959, 14.5% more compared to the same period last year.
The International Air Transport Association reiterated its support for the construction of a third runway at Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) earlier, as the Airport Authority Hong Kong opened public consultations on the project.
The Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) has announced that visitor arrivals to Hong Kong in February 2011 amounted to 2,923,070, 2.0% higher than the same month last year.