Tourists drawn to Hong Kong for serious shopping

Global Business

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Hong Kong is famous as a shopper’s paradise, and spending by tourists is an important component of the region’s economy. Last year visitors spent over 60 percent of their travel budget on shopping. The biggest source of tourists is the Chinese mainland. And those visitors come ready to spend. CGTN’s He Weiwei has more.

Michael Zakkour on Hong Kong Retail and Service Sectors

CGTN’s Susan Roberts spoke with Michael Zakkour, vice president of China/Asia Pacific Practice, Tompkins International about the future of Hong Kong’s retail sector and its significance to Hong Kong’s economy.