Hong Kong

Regal Airport Hotel Hong Kong introduces Mood Room

Regal Airport Hotel Hong Kong has introduced 3D projection mapping technology which can turn its Grand Ballroom into a ‘Mood Room’. The new project is intended to wow event audiences by using 10 extra bright Epson projectors and the latest technology and special effects to create a new level of imaginative ambience for international events and entertainment. The Grand Ballroom features a built-in ...

Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre sets new standards for catering

The Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) has announced a number of new appointments to its 330-strong catering team, which has served over 2.4 million patrons over the past year. After the appointment of Mr Paul Jeffrey Chandler as Director – Food & Beverage early 2017, HML added new positions and restructured the Division. Mr Richie Li joined HML as Assistant Director – Food &am...

Join the yacht set in The Peninsula, HK

The Peninsula Hong Kong is introducing a yacht for its guests’ use and claims to be the first luxury hotel in Hong Kong to offer a trinity of deluxe transportation options, complementing the existing fleet of Rolls-Royce Phantoms and a customised helicopter. The Sunseeker Manhattan 60 is a 19m cruiser that can welcome up to 15 passengers for a two-hour evening cruise featuring the ‘Symphony of Lig...

Hong Kong’s first high-speed rail line opens this weekend

Following almost 20 years of planning and construction, the Hong Kong Express Rail Link will open fully on 23 September. The rail line will connect the city with the rest of mainland China’s 25,000km long national high-speed rail network for the first time, and will greatly increase travel capability for events. The line will be known as the Vibrant Express, and will travel through 44 stations inc...

HKCEC reports record attendance and plots further advances

The Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) reports that its fiscal year 2017-2018 (July 2017 to June 2018) saw 1,061 events take place at the venue, including 166 international and local conferences and 118 exhibitions. Total attendances at all events totalled 8.2m and conference topics covered topics including start-up, franchising, diving and resorts, technology for the elderly, fina...

HKCEC kicks off ‘Think Before Plastic’

Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (Management) Limited (HML/HKCEC) has introduced a new sustainability initiative under the slogan ‘Think Before Plastic’. Launched at the start of the FY2018 (1 July 2018), HML has rolled out a series of sustainability measures that include replacing plastic disposable cutlery with non-plastic alternatives at all HKCEC restaurant outlets and co...