Hong Kong entry rules

Officially the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China is reducing its quarantine levels. With a change of rules last week overseas visitors are now…

Hong Kong occupancy rates dip 4%

Hotels in the Asia Pacific region reported mostly negative results across the three key performance metrics during July 2019, according to data from STR. The average occupancy across the…

Hong Kong hotels surge

Hong Kong’s hotel sector continues to surge, with revenue per available room (revPAR) growing 8.7% in the first eight months of the year. According to the latest city report from STR…

Hong Kong airport traffic climbs

The number of passengers passing through Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) climbed 6.9% in the first half of 2012, to 27.6 million. The growth included a new single-day record of…

L’hotel opens new Hong Kong property

L'hotel Management Company has announced the opening of a new hotel in Hong Kong. Located in Kwun Tong, East Kowloon, L’hotel élan becomes the company's fourth hotel development and offers…

Crowne Plaza to launch in Hong Kong

Intercontinental Hotels Group (IHG) will open a new Crowne Plaza property in Hong Kong later this year. The Crowne Plaza Hong Kong Kowloon East is expected to open its doors on 28…

Maiden cruise call for Hong Kong

Hong Kong welcomed the arrival of Royal Caribbean's Voyager of the Seas cruise liner for the first time on Friday. The ship 137,000-tonne ship became one of the largest ships to call in the…

Hong Kong air traffic climbs again

Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) continued to experience rising passenger and aircraft traffic in May 2012. Last month the airport catered to 4.5 million passengers, up 4.1%…

Ovolo launches new Hong Kong hotel

Ovolo Group has added a new hotel in Hong Kong. Ovolo 286 Queen’s Road Central, which opened yesterday (Monday 4 June) features 60 Japanese-style rooms, all equipped with Apple TVs, free…

Hong Kong quarterly arrivals surge

Hong Kong welcomed 11.22 million visitors in the first quarter of 2012 - 15.6% more than the same period last year. According to the latest data from the Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB), the…

Crystal boosts Hong Kong cruises

Crystal Cruises has increased its voyages to Hong Kong for 2013 and 2014. The luxury cruise line's Crystal Serenity and Crystal Symphony liners will offer a range of 10-, 12-, 14- and…

Hong Kong air traffic climbs again

Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) recorded year-on-year passenger traffic growth in February 2012. Four million passenger trips and 26,600 aircraft movements were recorded last month,…

Chinese arrivals boost Hong Kong

Visitor arrivals to Hong Kong climbed 15.1% to 4.14 million in January 2012, driven by a strong rise in visitor numbers from mainland China. With the Chinese New Year holiday falling in…

Best Western opens in Hong Kong

Best Western International has opened a new hotel in Hong Kong. The 258-room Best Western Hotel Causeway Bay is a 40-storey high-rise building located in Causeway Bay, next to the Times…

ONYX to debut its OZO brand in Hong Kong

ONYX Hospitality Group has been appointed by Methodist Centre Limited (MCL) to manage the Wesley hotel, in the Admiralty district of Hong Kong, from 1 February 2012. The 250-room property…

Hotel ICON launches in Hong Kong

A new upscale hotel opens its doors tomorrow in the Tsim Sha Tsui East area of Hong Kong. Hotel ICON features 262 rooms ranging from 36 to 80m2 in size, and all including complimentary…

Banyan Tree pens Hong Kong training deal

Banyan Tree Hotels & Resorts has signed two Memoranda Of Understanding (MoUs) with The School of Hotel and Tourism Management (SHTM) at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) to…

Hong Kong festival in Delhi

From Oct 26 to Oct 31, Delhi will get a taste of Hong Kong, when the SAR of China launches 'Festive Hong Kong Week' in the Indian Capital. The week coincides with the visit of the…

Mira Hong Kong opens

The Miramar Hotel and Investment Company has opened the Mira hotel in Hong Kong. The 492-bedroom hotel cost US$65m and will be marketed as a lifestyle hotel and facilities include three…

The Mira Hong Kong opens

(Hong Kong, September 17, 2009) - Showcasing cutting-edge contemporary design styled for "today's fast-living urban travellers," chic new lifestyle hotel The Mira Hong…