12-Oct-2010 10:48 AM

Visitor arrivals from mainland to Hong Kong jump 21% during Golden Week

Hong Kong Tourism Board reported visitor arrivals from mainland China to Hong Kong jumped 21.1% year-on-year to 662,248 during the National Day Golden Week, between 01-Oct-2010 and 07-Oct-2010. Visitor arrivals reached a new daily record of 117,409 on 01-Oct-2010, bringing the cumulative growth rate for the first three days of the peak travel period to 50%.