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Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Center is ready to welcome events back
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Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Center is ready to welcome events back

mm Harry S. Johnson- May 26, 2020

The Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Center (HKCEC) is ready to welcome events back to Hong Kong. With a series ... Read More

World’s First Tourism Recovery Plan Announced
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World’s First Tourism Recovery Plan Announced

editor editor- May 1, 2020

The Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) is positioning itself to respond with an organized plan to welcome visitors and for ... Read More

The ones to watch: 5 countries on path to recovery from COVID-19
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The ones to watch: 5 countries on path to recovery from COVID-19

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 28, 2020

With over three million confirmed cases and upwards of 200,000 fatalities in the world, there are few signs of the ... Read More

How Hong Kong kept the virus under control?
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How Hong Kong kept the virus under control?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 22, 2020

Hong Kong, the City of Lights has always been a tourism and business destination and a melting pot of diversity ... Read More

Hospitality World Loses Statesmen Eric Waldburger
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Hospitality World Loses Statesmen Eric Waldburger

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- April 16, 2020

Eric Waldburger - a worldly statesman of the hospitality industry - brought to life a formidable career in international luxury ... Read More

Hong Kong tourism recovery strategy could prove to be a success
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Hong Kong tourism recovery strategy could prove to be a success

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 9, 2020

Hong Kong tourism chief, Dane Cheng, stated today that tourism will be returning back to normality in July and the ... Read More

Hong Kong announces mandatory quarantine for all arriving passengers
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Hong Kong announces mandatory quarantine for all arriving passengers

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 18, 2020

Hong Kong government announced that starting at midnight on March 19, all arriving passengers will be placed under a two-week ... Read More

Wharf Hotels announces new VP of Sales and Marketing
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Wharf Hotels announces new VP of Sales and Marketing

editor editor- March 7, 2020

Wharf Hotels is pleased to announce the appointment of Holger Jakobs as Vice President, Sales & Marketing to oversee the ... Read More

Asia Coronavirus COVID-19 Update: Travel Restrictions, Current Situation
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Asia Coronavirus COVID-19 Update: Travel Restrictions, Current Situation

editor editor- March 5, 2020

In early January 2020, a cluster of pneumonia cases of unknown cause was detected in Wuhan City, Hubei, China. The ... Read More

Israel taking steps to minimize global spread of Coronavirus COVID-19
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Israel taking steps to minimize global spread of Coronavirus COVID-19

editor editor- February 26, 2020

Israel is taking no chances with the outbreak and spread of coronavirus COVID-19. Numerous flights have been cancelled and foreigners ... Read More

Hong Kong pumps $130 million in exhibition and convention industry hurt by coronavirus
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Hong Kong pumps $130 million in exhibition and convention industry hurt by coronavirus

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 24, 2020

Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (Management) Limited, the professional private management company responsible for the daily operation of the ... Read More

Why Hong Kong Tourism should be booming?
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Why Hong Kong Tourism should be booming?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 16, 2020

There may not be a better dime every to explore Hong Kong this time, but the connection to China as ... Read More

Hong Kong Restaurant Week Spring 2020 kicks off
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Hong Kong Restaurant Week Spring 2020 kicks off

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 13, 2020

Jointly presented by DiningCity and HSBC Credit Card, the bi-annual "Hong Kong Restaurant Week Spring 2020" will kick off from ... Read More

Hawaii Coronavirus victim  fights Norwegian Cruise Line
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Hawaii Coronavirus victim fights Norwegian Cruise Line

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 7, 2020

Pua Morrison from Maui, Hawaii became the first financial victim of the coronavirus in Hawaii due to corporate greed by ... Read More

China Aircraft Leasing Group receives its first Boeing 787 Dreamliners
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China Aircraft Leasing Group receives its first Boeing 787 Dreamliners

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 16, 2020

China Aircraft Leasing Group (CALC) announce that it has successfully received its first batch of two Boeing 787 Dreamliner passenger ... Read More

Appointment: Marriott Chief Sales and Marketing Officer
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Appointment: Marriott Chief Sales and Marketing Officer

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 14, 2020

Marriott International announces the appointment of Bart Buiring to Chief Sales and Marketing Officer of Marriott International Asia Pacific based ... Read More

Symphony of Light New Year in Hong Kong was spectacular in many ways
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Symphony of Light New Year in Hong Kong was spectacular in many ways

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 31, 2019

The Hong Kong's 2020 New Year party was a dazzling light show illuminated the Hong Kong skyline to celebrate the ... Read More

Hong Kong to kick off 2020 with world-renowned Symphony of Lights
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Hong Kong to kick off 2020 with world-renowned Symphony of Lights

eTN Managing Editor eTN Managing Editor- December 30, 2019

In Hong Kong, the iconic Victoria Harbour will take center stage again when Hong Kong ushers in the new year! ... Read More

What is the best city to visit for New Years? Hong Kong, New York or Rio?
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What is the best city to visit for New Years? Hong Kong, New York or Rio?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 27, 2019

Hong Kong, New York and Rio had been selected as the three most exciting places to ring in the New ... Read More

Vietjet launches Taipei, Singapore and Hong Kong flights from Da Nang
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Vietjet launches Taipei, Singapore and Hong Kong flights from Da Nang

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 23, 2019

Vietjet has commenced three services connecting Da Nang with the world’s major hubs – Taipei, Singapore and Hong Kong. These ... Read More

Swiss-Belhotel International debuts in Malaysia with luxury Kuantan hotel
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Swiss-Belhotel International debuts in Malaysia with luxury Kuantan hotel

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 17, 2019

The Hong Kong-based Swiss-Belhotel International hotel group has announced the launch of its inaugural hotel in Malaysia, marking a major ... Read More

Is Hong Kong Tourism ready to come back strong?  HK Election brings calm…
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Is Hong Kong Tourism ready to come back strong? HK Election brings calm…

editor editor- November 27, 2019

A welcoming trend for Hong Kong and its travel and tourism industry is that it has been calm and peaceful ... Read More

Did you hear the Hong Kong people sing? Stand for Freedom!
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Did you hear the Hong Kong people sing? Stand for Freedom!

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- November 25, 2019

Praise should go to the Hong Kong election workers and civil servants who conducted a free and fair election in ... Read More

Pacific World reveals new programs for #bringchangewithME 
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Pacific World reveals new programs for #bringchangewithME 

editor editor- November 19, 2019

Initiative to Support Sustainable Development and Behavior Change Continues to Expand Around the World Pacific World, the leading global destination ... Read More

Vietjet launches Da Nang flights from Hong Kong and Singapore
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Vietjet launches Da Nang flights from Hong Kong and Singapore

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 8, 2019

Vietjet announced the launch of two new international routes, connecting Da Nang, the world’s famous beach destination in Vietnam, with ... Read More

Swiss-Belhotel International to debut in Thailand with four new hotels
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Swiss-Belhotel International to debut in Thailand with four new hotels

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 5, 2019

Swiss-Belhotel International has revealed plans to make its debut in Thailand, as the company’s expansion plans continue to gather pace. ... Read More

Dream Cruises ship rescues three men from their sinking boat
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Dream Cruises ship rescues three men from their sinking boat

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 2, 2019

Dream Cruises’ cruise ship, Genting Dream, was quick to response to a sinking boat in distress and performed a life-saving ... Read More

Ovolo Group expands to Bali with Kuta Beach hotel purchase
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Ovolo Group expands to Bali with Kuta Beach hotel purchase

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 1, 2019

Ovolo Group announced the purchase today of the Citadines Kuta Beach Bali, the group's first property outside Hong Kong and ... Read More

Hong Kong Tourism Board appoints new Executive Director
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Hong Kong Tourism Board appoints new Executive Director

editor editor- October 31, 2019

Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) Chairman Dr Pang Yiu-kai today announced the appointment of Mr. Dane Cheng as Executive Director ... Read More

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Hong Kong Tsim Sha Tsui district in Kowloon: Tourism and protests this weekend

eTN Managing Editor eTN Managing Editor- October 27, 2019

Hong Kong is currently in its fifth month of protests, which have plunged it into its biggest political crisis in ... Read More

Hong Kong protests send tourism into a free fall
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Hong Kong protests send tourism into a free fall

editor editor- October 15, 2019

Even though tourism in Hong Kong right now is in a free fall due to the ongoing protests, what it ... Read More

Hong Kong no mask law evokes new protests
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Hong Kong no mask law evokes new protests

editor editor- October 8, 2019

The recent decision by Hong Kong authorities to invoke emergency law and ban face masks has resulted in a period ... Read More

Protest Tourism to Hong Kong?
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Protest Tourism to Hong Kong?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- October 5, 2019

Anybody doing 'Protest tourism to Hong Kong? I'm bored and I've got a stockpile of gas masks and umbrellas. Let's ... Read More

Urgent Hong Kong update for visitors
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Urgent Hong Kong update for visitors

editor editor- October 2, 2019

Yesterday were the National Day Celebrations in Hong Kong – a national holiday this year marking 70 years of Communist ... Read More

Hong Kong Protests: A day of grief coming on Tuesday?
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Hong Kong Protests: A day of grief coming on Tuesday?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- September 30, 2019

While the Hong Kong Tourism Board continues to assure visitors in Hong Kong are staying clear away from now more ... Read More

Ovolo Group CEO calls for hospitality industry assistance during trying times in Hong Kong
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Ovolo Group CEO calls for hospitality industry assistance during trying times in Hong Kong

mm Chief Assignment Editor- September 19, 2019

Ovolo Group’s founder & CEO, Girish Jhunjhnuwala, has called on the Hong Kong Government for assistance for the local hospitality ... Read More

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