Members are required to renew their membership for 2017/18 between 2 and 31 May (Circular C1646).
|Provision of inbound services during Labour Day holiday period|
Members may refer to Circular C1645 for points to note when receiving inbound visitors during the Labour Day holiday period.
|Traffic control measures during Labour Day holiday period|
Members may refer to Circular C1644 for the traffic control measures to be enforced at various attractions during the Labour Day holiday period.
|Special offers by food trucks|
Tour groups received by members may enjoy the gourmet food offered by the food trucks at discounted prices (Circular C1643).
|ITE Hong Kong|
Members are invited to attend the 31st International Travel Expo Hong Kong to be held on 15-18 June (Circular C1642).
|Pilot Information Technology Development Matching Fund Scheme for Travel Agents: Business matching for travel agents and IT companies|
Members interested in the captioned event to be held on 11 May should register by 5 May (Circular C1641).
|Travel Knowledge Talks co-organised by TIC and ANTOR (HK)|
Members interested in the captioned talks on Germany and Seychelles to be held on 16 May should register by 5 May (Circular C1640).
|Seminar on web-based e-levy system|
Members interested in the captioned seminar to be held on 12 May should register by 5 May (Circular C1639).
|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).
|The Voice of TIC is released|
Want to know what the Travel Industry Bill is about? Please click here to read the “Cover Story” of the latest issue of The Voice.
|Pilot Information Technology Development Matching Fund Scheme for Travel Agents: Third-round Applications|
The deadline for the third-round applications is 30 April (Circular C1636).
|Directive No. 230|
Control on advertisement of package tours is relaxed (Directive No. 230).
|Directive No. 141|
Directive No. 141 is rescinded (Circular C1634).
|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.
| 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 ”).