|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).
|Recruitment Day for Travel Agents|
Members interested in the captioned event to be held on 4 July should register and pay a deposit by 13 May (Circular C1534).
Members are required to renew their membership for 2015/16 between 2 and 30 May (Circular C1533).
|Briefing on newly revised directives about package tours|
Directive Nos. 223 and 224 will be explained at the captioned event to be held on 5 May. Members interested in it should register by 27 April (Circular C1532).
|Directive No. 224|
If any package tour service charge is imposed, members must let consumers know its details before they sign up for the tours (Directive No. 224).
|Directive No. 223|
Before consumers sign up for package tours, members must let them know how their payments will be handled if the tours are cancelled for reasons beyond control (Directive No. 223).
Members that wish to join the Appreciation Dinner to be held on 12 May should register by 10 April (Circular C1531).
|Compelling visitors to shop may break the law|
Compelling visitors to shop may contravene the Trade Descriptions Ordinance, for which travel agents or tourist guides may be legally liable (Circular C1530).
|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|
Inbound agents that need student helpers to receive large parties from cruise ships visiting Hong Kong on an ad hoc or temporary basis may contact various universities and tertiary institutions (“ Latest News ”).