HKTB Launches Spend-to-Redeem 3.0 Local Tour and New Quality Tourism Service Promotions
Pop stars Keung To and Phoebus Ng gave hospitable examples as cafe and shop managers.
Hong Kong Tourist Board (HKTB) kicked off a third Spend-to-Redeem ‘local tour’ tour and invited pop stars Keung to and Phoebus Ng demonstrate hospital services as a day store managers in the latest promotional campaign of the HKTB Quality Tourism Services Program (QTS).
Sir Dane cheng, Executive Director of HKTB, said: “While the general public will stay in town during the holidays due to the global pandemic, the HKTB has introduced another round of ‘Holiday Home’ promotions, including a new round of ‘local tour’ to spend on swapping and a new campaign for the QTS program, to further stimulate spending during the holiday season. The HKTB not only encourages the public to be tourists in their own city, but has also launched a new hospitality campaign to promote hospital service among tourism-related sectors to prepare them to welcome visitors again as good hosts who serve from heart to heart.. “
The local tour quota to spend on trading has increased to 60,000
In response to the overwhelming reception of previous Spend-to-Redeem programs, the latest round of the Spend-to-Redeem Local Tour will offer a quota of 60,000. Members of the public can begin collecting original expense receipts printed at the machine from December 10 after spending HK $ 800 at physical outlets or restaurants in Hong Kong, and registering for a place on a local tour directly with tour operators from January 3, 2022. All participants at the visit must have received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine. In addition to the increased quota, the route offerings have also been improved. Around 300 itineraries specially designed by different operators are available for participants, covering four main themes: Culture, Neighborhood, Picturesque Port and Gastro Fantasies. All tours come with a guide, round-trip transportation, a meal, and basic insurance. Each route will cover at least two points of interest.
To encourage the public to be a hospitable host while being our city’s own tourist, HKTB’s QTS program will launch a brand new hospitality campaign. Starring reality TV winners Keung To and Phoebus Ng, the campaign invited the two pop stars to become cafe and clothing store managers for a day and experience everyday life and the challenges of a front-line service provider. Tune in to ViuTV’s One Day Store Manager and Saturday, December 18 to see how star directors rack their brains to solve their customers’ most sensitive issues.