HKTDC Food Expo

Four HKTDC August fairs and ICMCM close on a High Note

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Monday, August 15, 2022 - 11:00am

The Food Expo, Home Delights Expo, Beauty & Wellness Expo and Hong Kong International Tea Fair drew to a close today, attracting more than 430,000 visitors.

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  • The Food Expo, Home Delights Expo, Beauty & Wellness Expo and Hong Kong International Tea Fair drew to a close today, attracting more than 430,000 visitors.
  • The HKTDC also interviewed around 980 visitors during the fairs through random sampling.
  • 48% of respondents spent HK$1,000 or more at the fairs, with the average per capita spending reaching HK$1,400.
  • For more comments from exhibitors and buyers, please visit:
    - HKTDC Home Delights Expo: https://bit.ly/3C3720E
    - HKTDC Beauty & Wellness Expo: https://bit.ly/3dvJXJP
    - HKTDC Hong Kong International Tea Fair: https://bit.ly/3AouJPU

Hong Kong strengthens trade relations with Japan through MoU with Aomori Prefectural Government

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Friday, August 12, 2022 - 6:00am

Today, the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) and the Aomori Prefectural Government of Japan signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on mutual cooperation in promoting economic exchange.

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  • Today, the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) and the Aomori Prefectural Government of Japan signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on mutual cooperation in promoting economic exchange.
  • In 2021, Hong Kong's domestic export of goods to Japan totalled HK$666 million, while Hong Kong imported about HK$271 billion worth of goods from Japan.
  • The MoU will not only facilitate economic exchange, but also create opportunities for businesses in Hong Kong and Aomori Prefecture.
  • The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) is a statutory body established in 1966 to promote, assist and develop Hong Kong's trade.

HKTDC welcomes measures to ease quarantine restrictions

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 10:00am

HONG KONG, Aug 8, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) welcomes the Hong Kong SAR (HKSAR) Government's relaxation of entry quarantine measures, which will have a positive impact on Hong Kong's economic recovery and strengthen the city's international competitiveness.

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  • HONG KONG, Aug 8, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) welcomes the Hong Kong SAR (HKSAR) Government's relaxation of entry quarantine measures, which will have a positive impact on Hong Kong's economic recovery and strengthen the city's international competitiveness.
  • The HKTDC has been supporting Hong Kong's small-to-medium enterprises (SMEs) and with the latest easing of quarantine measures, has set five key strategies to help SMEs capture business opportunities.
  • We welcome the HKSAR Government's announcement to ease quarantine measures which strike a balance between public health and economic recovery.
  • By creating opportunities, the HKTDC hopes to create opportunities for young people to contribute to Hong Kong and the mainland.

Twin HKTDC Hong Kong International Jewellery Shows and Simply Shopping Fest Conclude

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Wednesday, August 3, 2022 - 11:00am

Diamond jewellery and gourmet food most popular, with sales boosted by livestreaming

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  • Diamond jewellery and gourmet food most popular, with sales boosted by livestreaming
    HONG KONG, Aug 3, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - Organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), the 38th HKTDC Hong Kong International Jewellery Show, the 8th HKTDC Hong Kong International Diamond, Gem & Pearl Show and the inaugural Simply Shopping Fest have all concluded successfully.
  • Organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), the 38th HKTDC Hong Kong International Jewellery Show and 8th HKTDC Hong Kong International Diamond, Gem & Pearl Show concluded successfully yesterday.
  • HKTDC Acting Executive Director Sophia Chong said: "The two jewellery shows were open to the public this year, bringing local retail opportunities for exhibitors.
  • - Hong Kong International Jewellery Show: https://hkjewelleryshow.hktdc.com
    - Hong Kong International Diamond, Gem and Pearl Show: https://hkdgp.hktdc.com
    The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) is a statutory body established in 1966 to promote, assist and develop Hong Kong's trade.

32nd HKTDC Hong Kong Book Fair attracts 850,000 visitors

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Tuesday, July 26, 2022 - 12:00pm

Three major exhibitions are a big success, more events to come

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  • Three major exhibitions are a big success, more events to come
    HONG KONG, July 26, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - The 32nd HKTDC Hong Kong Book Fair, 5th HKTDC Sports and Leisure Expo and 2nd HKTDC World of Snacks, all organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), concluded successfully today.
  • The Hong Kong Book Fair drew to a successful close today.
  • This year's Book Fair is one of the events celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR).
  • The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) is a statutory body established in 1966 to promote, assist and develop Hong Kong's trade.

Five HKTDC August fairs and ICMCM draw to a close

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Monday, August 16, 2021 - 11:00am

The five public fairs brought together over 900 exhibitors and attracted more than 370,000 visitors.

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  • The five public fairs brought together over 900 exhibitors and attracted more than 370,000 visitors.
  • Pavilions and exhibitors from overseas participated at the Food Expo through local representatives to promote speciality foods and beverages.
  • The HKTDC interviewed more than 1,400 visitors during the fairs through random sampling.
  • The HKTDC also provides up-to-date market insights and product information via research reports and digital news channels.

HKTDC Food Expo and five concurrent events open next week

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Wednesday, August 4, 2021 - 11:00am

The HKTDC Food Expo, Hong Kong International Wine & Spirits Fair (Special Edition), HKTDC Hong Kong International Tea Fair, HKTDC Beauty & Wellness Expo, HKTDC Home Delights Expo and the ICMCM will be staged concurrently at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, starting from 12 August.

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  • The HKTDC Food Expo, Hong Kong International Wine & Spirits Fair (Special Edition), HKTDC Hong Kong International Tea Fair, HKTDC Beauty & Wellness Expo, HKTDC Home Delights Expo and the ICMCM will be staged concurrently at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, starting from 12 August.
  • Benjamin Chau, HKTDC Deputy Executive Director, introduced highlights of the six events at a press conference today.
  • Other activities at the expo include discussions on food technology, EatSmart Restaurant Star+, diet therapy, food wise and a range of other topics.
  • - HKTDC Hong Kong International Tea Fair: https://hkteafair.hktdc.com
    - HKTDC Home Delights Expo: https://homedelights.hktdc.com
    - HKTDC Beauty & Wellness Expo: https://hkbeautyexpo.hktdc.com
    The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) is a statutory body established in 1966 to promote, assist and develop Hong Kong's trade.

More than 830,000 visitors attend 31st HKTDC Hong Kong Book Fair

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Tuesday, July 20, 2021 - 11:00am

HONG KONG, July 20, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - The HKTDC Hong Kong Book Fair, the HKTDC Hong Kong Sports and Leisure Expo and the debut HKTDC World of Snacks drew to a successful close today.

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  • HONG KONG, July 20, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - The HKTDC Hong Kong Book Fair, the HKTDC Hong Kong Sports and Leisure Expo and the debut HKTDC World of Snacks drew to a successful close today.
  • The HKTDC Hong Kong Book Fair, organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), concluded today.
  • Book Fair marks return of large-scale physical public shows, with more to come
    Benjamin Chau, HKTDC Deputy Executive Director, said: "This year's Hong Kong Book Fair attracted more than 830,000 visitors over its seven-day run.
  • These include the HKTDC Hong Kong International Jewellery Show and HKTDC Hong Kong International Diamond, Gem & Pearl Show, which will run from 25 to 29 July, as well as the HKTDC Food Expo, HKTDC Hong Kong International Tea Fair, Beauty & Wellness Expo, HKTDC Home Delights Expo and HKTDC Kong International Wine & Spirits Fair (Special Edition), which will run from 12 to 16 August.

HKTDC continues to review Book Fair holding conditions

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Monday, November 16, 2020 - 2:00pm

HONG KONG, Nov 16, 2020 - (ACN Newswire) - The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) announced earlier that the HKTDC Hong Kong Book Fair, including the HKTDC Hong Kong Sports and Leisure Expo, had been rescheduled to run from 16 to 22 December 2020 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC).

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  • HONG KONG, Nov 16, 2020 - (ACN Newswire) - The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) announced earlier that the HKTDC Hong Kong Book Fair, including the HKTDC Hong Kong Sports and Leisure Expo, had been rescheduled to run from 16 to 22 December 2020 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC).
  • The HKTDC has since been monitoring pandemic developments closely while maintaining close contact with the Centre for Health Protection (CHP) and the industry.
  • Today (16 November), a meeting was held with representatives of the Book Fair's supporting organisations to assess the latest situation.
  • With various factors taken into account, it was agreed that the circumstances supported continuing the preparation work for holding the Book Fair in December.

Hong Kong Book Fair rescheduled for 16-22 December

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Thursday, September 3, 2020 - 10:00am

HONG KONG, Sept 3, 2020 - (ACN Newswire) - The 31st HKTDC Hong Kong Book Fair, including the HKTDC Hong Kong Sports and Leisure Expo, organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), has been rescheduled to run from 16 to 22 December 2020 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, following discussions with the fair's supporting organisations and relevant stakeholders.

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  • HONG KONG, Sept 3, 2020 - (ACN Newswire) - The 31st HKTDC Hong Kong Book Fair, including the HKTDC Hong Kong Sports and Leisure Expo, organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), has been rescheduled to run from 16 to 22 December 2020 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, following discussions with the fair's supporting organisations and relevant stakeholders.
  • The 31st HKTDC Hong Kong Book Fair, including the HKTDC Hong Kong Sports and Leisure Expo has been rescheduled to run from 16 to 22 December 2020 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre.
  • Benjamin Chau, HKTDC Deputy Executive Director (left), and Elvin Lee, Chairman, Hong Kong Publishing Federation Limited and member of Hong Kong Book Fair 2020 Cultural Events Advisory Panel (right), hosted online media briefings today to share the latest arrangements.
  • Hong Kong Book Fair website and mobile app: www.hkbookfair.com, www.hkbookfair.com/HKBookfairApp.html
    Hong Kong Sports and Leisure Expo Website: www.hkbookfair.com/hksportsleisureexpo
    The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) is a statutory body established in 1966 to promote, assist and develop Hong Kong's trade.