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Visitor arrivals to Hong Kong hit 30 million

Visitor arrivals to Hong Kong hit 30 million

27 October 2011 Press Release Tourism News

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.

Record breaking Lee Kum Kee Lantern lit

Record breaking Lee Kum Kee Lantern lit

6 September 2011 Press Release Tourism News

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.

Hong Kong visitor arrivals break single month records

Hong Kong visitor arrivals break single month records

28 August 2011 Press Release Tourism News

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.

Visitor arrivals to Hong Kong rise by 15% in May 2011

Visitor arrivals to Hong Kong rise by 15% in May 2011

28 July 2011 Press Release Tourism News

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.

IATA 2011: Hong Kong needs third runway

IATA 2011: Hong Kong needs third runway

6 June 2011 Airline News

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.

Hong Kong visitors up February 2011

Hong Kong visitors up February 2011

5 April 2011 Press Release Tourism News

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.