|Reminding outbound travellers to acquire travel health information|
Members should remind outbound travellers to take note of the travel health information on their own destinations (Circular 1700).
|Training Programme Subsidy Scheme under Travel Industry Training Fund|
The captioned scheme is set up. Please refer to Circular C1699 for details.
|Seminar on personal data protection and cyber security|
Members interested in the captioned seminar to be held on 29 January should register by 24 January (Circular C1698).
|Initiatives on cyber security and technology crime prevention provided by Hong Kong Police|
Members should pay heed to the cyber security measures provided by the Police (Circular C1697).
|Cyber security vitally important|
Members should formulate measures to reduce their cyber security risk (Circular C1696).
|Updating Red List of “Quality and Honest Hong Kong Tours”|
Members that wish to join the Red List should return the completed undertaking to the Executive Office by 31 January (Circular C1695).
|The Voice of TIC is released |
Want to know more about the Development Fund set up by the Airport Authority? Please read the “Cover Story” of the latest issue of The Voice.
|Directive No. 233|
The captioned directive is about the follow-up of settlements or rulings concerning complaints lodged by travellers, and will supersede Directive No. 149 (Directive No. 233).
|Directive No. 232|
The captioned directive is about the regulation of activities at places outside Hong Kong and without accommodation, and will supersede Directive No. 102 (Directive No. 232).
|Cancellation of package tours during Chinese New Year|
The notification period for cancelling package tours during Chinese New Year holidays is extended (Directive No. 231).
|Dedicated Email System for Tours from Shenzhen to Hong Kong|
Please click here for the dedicated email addresses of Hong Kong’s receiving agents. The dedicated email addresses of Shenzhen’s outbound agencies can be downloaded here (password not required).
| Student helpers available to receive cruise visitors and offer assistance in MICE events|
Inbound agents that need student helpers to receive large parties from cruise ships visiting Hong Kong or offer assistance in MICE events on an ad hoc or temporary basis may contact various universities and tertiary institutions (“ Latest News ”).
|E-learning platform for tourism service industry|
Industry members are welcome to use the e-learning platform (in Chinese only) launched by the Quality Tourism Services Association to enhance their service standards.