25-Oct-2010 10:19 AM

Hong Kong visitor arrivals up 21% in Sep-2010

Hong Kong Tourism Board reports tourist arrivals up 21% - traffic highlights in Sep-2010:

HKTB: "For emerging markets, benefitting from such favourable factors as economic improvements and expanded flight capacity, continual growth was registered in arrivals from Russia (+107.2%) and the Middle East (+31.7%). In India, the country’s fast-growing economy has led to strong demand for outbound travel, especially among both family and business segments, causing overall arrivals to Hong Kong to increase by 27.7% in September 2010." Company Statement. Source: Hong Kong Tourism Board, 22-Oct-2010.