• Hong Kong Tourism Board announces revival plan to promote Hong Kong

    15 days ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    The Hong Kong Tourism Board held its annual Tourism Update event online on and announced a revival plan that highlights Hong Kong's vibrant developments and new experiences, aiming to generate a positive ambience and make the city top-of-mind destination for worldwide travellers when travel resumes.
    With the theme “Together Towards New Horizons”, Tourism Update 2022 attracted 3,200 trade representatives from travel agencies, attractions, hotels, airlines, retailers, restaurants, and meeting and exhibition organisers from Hong Kong, Mainland China, and overseas markets. The HKTB shared...
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  • Beijing is cheering the election of a China loyalist as Hong Kong's next leader, heralding the start of a 'democracy with Hong Kong characteristics'

    Beijing is cheering the election of a China loyalist as Hong Kong's next leader, heralding the start of a 'democracy with Hong Kong characteristics'

    15 days ago - By Business Insider

    John Lee, a 64-year- old former police officer, secured 99.4 percent of the votes cast by members of Hong Kong's Election Committee. Anthony Kwan/Getty Images
    John Lee, a hardline Chinese loyalist, has won Hong Kong's election.
    Lee led the charge in cracking down on the city's pro-democracy protests in 2019 and 2020.
    Beijing's office in Hong Kong hailed Lee's election as a step forward for "patriots."
    Beijing is cheering the election of John Lee, a pro-China loyalist set to take over current Chief Executive Carrie Lam. Lee, 64, was elected on Sunday with 99.2% of the vote from the election...
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