Hotels & Tourism

Tourist arrivals crash by over 57% in June

The HKTB only recorded an average of 207 visitors daily.

Tourist arrivals crash by over 57% in June

The HKTB only recorded an average of 207 visitors daily.

Genting Dream to set sail by end-July

This comes as all cruise officers and crew complete their vaccination.

Far East Consortium closes largest hotel deal in London

The Group is estimated to gain £50m in profit.

HKTB eyes new scheme to boost vaccine drive

The Hong Kong Tourism Board will reward those who have taken their vaccine shots.

Plaza Premium, DragonPass partner to bring premium travel services

Together, the companies will be offering access to over 1,700 airport lounges.

HKTB kicks off new round of “Spend-to-Redeem Free Tours”

Starting 1 June, the programme will be opened again for Hong Kongers looking to visit local attractions.

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And a quick rundown on which countries are eager to reopen borders to tourism as summer approaches.

HKTB starts second round of “Spend-to-Redeem Free Tours”

It allows Hong Kongers to redeem free tours with $800-worth receipts from dining and retail outlets.

Hong Kong Disneyland suffers $2.66b loss amidst COVID

Its revenue also dropped by 76% to $1.4b in 2020.

New travel scheme welcomes non-HK residents from China

The Come2HK Scheme will be rolled out later this month.

Travel scheme Round Two may start soon as tour limits relax

The first round, suspended in December, will likely resume in May.

Things you need to follow for the HK-SG Air Travel Bubble

Hong Kong and Singapore have confirmed designated flights will begin on 26 May.

Turbulent times ahead as SG-HK travel bubble delayed anew

The declaration of a travel corridor between the two cities has been delayed for the second time.

Singapore eases restrictions for Hong Kong travellers

Travellers from Hong Kong can wait out their Stay Home Notices at their own residences.

Hong Kong imposes two-week ban on flights from Covid hot spots

Travellers from India, Pakistan, and the Philippines will be prohibited from entering the City.

Hong Kong tightens airport arrival measures

This comes as the City records more than 100 imported COVID-19 cases over the past fortnight.