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Sep 23, 2019, 14:50 ET "Hong Kong · Live in L.A." Event Immerses Angelenos in Authentic Culture and Cuisine

The Hong Kong Tourism Board welcomed Los Angeles residents and visitors to its immersive "Hong Kong · Live in Los Angeles: Greater Bay Area Showcase" ...


Jul 23, 2019, 13:38 ET Hong Kong Welcomes e-Sports & Music Festival

The largest local e-sports extravaganza, the e-Sports & Music Festival Hong Kong, will be held July 26 – July 28, 2019 inside the Hong Kong...


Jun 10, 2019, 14:55 ET 10th Annual Dragon Boat Festival Kicks Off Summer Season In Hong Kong; Team From Denver To Represent The United States

Rhythmic beats of drums, heart-pounding action and thunderous roars will emerge in Hong Kong for three days as part of the 10th annual Hong Kong...


Nov 09, 2017, 09:28 ET Hong Kong's Best Kept Secret Revealed

Hong Kong's buzzing metropolis keeps it well-documented as one of the most exciting destinations in the world for city life, but many are surprised...


Oct 03, 2017, 08:21 ET Tai Hang Fire Dragon Dance Headlines Mid-Autumn Festival Celebration in Hong Kong

Beginning today through October 6, 2017, neighborhoods across Hong Kong are commemorating the Mid-Autumn Festival with magical exhibitions, including ...


Sep 06, 2017, 10:28 ET Hong Kong's Celebrated Four-Day Culinary Festival Returns This October

The Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) announced today that critically-acclaimed American chef Curtis Duffy will bring his culinary talents to Asia as...


Aug 14, 2017, 14:52 ET Hong Kong to Transform into a Multi-Sensory Animated Experience at Night

Summer nights in Hong Kong will mesmerize visitors with a spectacular multi-media display of dazzling lighting, 3D visuals, cutting-edge technology,...


May 31, 2017, 13:59 ET Hong Kong's Dragon Boat Festival Takes Center Stage At Central's Victoria Harbor

More than 5,000 paddlers from around the globe, including teams from San Francisco, Calif., and Seattle, Wash., will travel to Hong Kong for the...


Jan 05, 2017, 10:00 ET Los Angeles Rams Cheerleaders And Bluecoats Drum & Bugle Corps Selected To Represent The U.S. As Part Of The 22nd Annual Cathay Pacific Lunar New Year Celebrations In Hong Kong

The Year of the Rooster takes flight with Chinese New Year on January 28, 2017, and Hong Kong is set to commemorate the event in grand style with an...


Dec 16, 2016, 01:02 ET Hong Kong Tourism Board Offers Live Satellite Feed of Extended Hong Kong New Year Countdown Celebrations

Ushering in the new year for audiences worldwide, Hong Kong will deliver its biggest and most spectacular New Year Countdown Celebration in history,...


Oct 06, 2016, 02:25 ET Hong Kong Wine & Dine Festival Returns For Its 8th Consecutive Year With Captivating Cocktails And Mesmerizing Bites

The Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) is pleased to present the 8th edition of the highly anticipated Wine & Dine Festival, which will be held from...


Sep 23, 2016, 05:50 ET Asia's World City Gears Up For World-Class Sporting Events

Starting the end of September and into mid-October 2016, Hong Kong will be home to various world-class sporting competitions. Kicking off the...


Aug 25, 2016, 09:00 ET Hong Kong To Star In New NBC TV Show "Better Late Than Never"

As one of the world's premier destinations offering unique adventures, a culture kaleidoscope, international cuisine, and a colorful nightlife, it...


Mar 15, 2016, 02:00 ET Hong Kong Cruises To New Heights With Strong Passenger Throughput And Ship Call Growth

Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) released today the strong cruise figures in 2015 at the Seatrade Cruise Global 2016 event in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. ...


Mar 11, 2016, 09:00 ET Hong Kong And Taiwan For The First Time Jointly Promote Asia Multi-Destination Travel In North American Markets

Hong Kong and Taiwan announced today a first-ever collaboration to jointly promote multi-destination travel in Asia. The tourism boards of both...


Sep 23, 2015, 09:00 ET Asia's Largest Wine & Epicurean Festival Returns To Hong Kong For The Seventh Consecutive Year

From October 22-25, Hong Kong will welcome culinary experts and wine enthusiasts from around the world for the Hong Kong Wine & Dine Festival. The...


Jul 02, 2015, 06:05 ET A Pink Fleet Takes Over Victoria Harbour

Breast cancer survivors hailing from Australia, Hong Kong, Singapore, Taiwan and the UK will compete in the International Breast Cancer Survivor...


Apr 13, 2015, 09:00 ET Hong Kong Becomes Host City To Four Major MICE Events

Meetings and Exhibitions Hong Kong (MEHK), the MICE arm of the Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB), has successfully won various bids in 2014 to become...


Feb 17, 2015, 10:00 ET Hong Kong International Chinese New Year Night Parade Celebrates its 20th Year

Hong Kong International Chinese New Year Night Parade, one of the biggest Chinese New Year celebrations around the globe is celebrating its 20th year....


Jan 28, 2015, 04:46 ET Asia's World City Selects The Denver Broncos NFL Cheerleaders To Represent The U.S. In The 20Th Annual Cathay Pacific Lunar New Year Celebrations

Award-winning performance groups from around the globe will gather in Hong Kong to participate in this year's Chinese New Year festivities. Today,...


Dec 18, 2014, 10:30 ET Asia's World City To Host 2015 Virtuoso® Symposium

Hong Kong, one of the world's premier travel destinations, will host luxury travel's most influential individuals from around the world during the...


Dec 18, 2014, 04:54 ET Ring in the New Year with Hong Kong's Annual Countdown Celebrations

Lighting up the sky once again to celebrate the New Year, the Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) will stage a "pyromusical" which interweaves...


May 15, 2014, 02:57 ET Art Basel Kicks Off A Month Dedicated To The Arts In Hong Kong

Art Basel Hong Kong, one of the world's most prestigious international art fairs, will return for its second installment in Hong Kong from May 15 to...


Mar 21, 2014, 04:41 ET Hong Kong and Taiwan Launch World's First "Asia Cruise Fund" to Encourage Cruise Lines to Develop the Asian Market

The world's first-ever "Asia Cruise Fund" was announced at Cruise Shipping Miami on March 11th, 2014 by Philip Yung, Commissioner for Tourism of the...


Jan 29, 2014, 06:00 ET Friday, Jan. 31st: Cathay Pacific Int'l Chinese New Year Night Parade In Hong Kong

Hong Kong is ready to celebrate the "Year of the Horse" in spectacular style with the 19th Cathay Pacific International Chinese New Year Night Parade ...