Hong Kong wins global business over 9 years

Hong Kong has secured six major international conventions between 2002 and 2010 which will attract more than 12,000 visitors and bring the total number of conventions and corporate events to over 120 over nine years. Sharon Wood, Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) manager Europe for conventions, exhibitions and corporate events said: "This should be a clear indication to us all that people are not afraid to travel long haul and carry on with world-wide business. In addition, until 2003, the ‘City of Life – Hong Kong Is It’ programme will promote 200 lesser-known attractions in the territory’s 18 districts.

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