Hong Kong and the Hong Kong Tourism Board have been bestowed with receiving awards and accolades from the international media and the travel industry. See the most recent awards as follows.

Aug 2017

The HKTB Annual Report 2015/16 — Power Up Hong Kong won a Bronze Award in the “Non-Profit Organization Online Annual Report” category of the ARC Awards 2017.

Jul 2017

In the 2017 Best In Travel Poll run by online travel magazine Smart Travel Asia, Hong Kong was voted the “Best City for Meetings” in Asia.


The HKTB was awarded the “2017 Certificate of Excellence” by TripAdvisor in recognition of the staff’s excellence in providing visitor services.

Jun 2017

The HKTB won recognition from the Hong Kong International Airport Customer Service Excellence Programme 2017 for providing top-notch service to visitors. Four staff members were awarded the Certificate of Appreciation in the following award categories:

  • Individual Excellence Award – Cecilia Tsang, Mimi Ho
  • Corporate Excellence Award – Ashley Li, Koey Hsu

Hong Kong was awarded the Most Attractive MICE City Destination in the 10th China MICE Industry Golden Chair Awards 2016/17, organised by MICE magazine.

May 2017

The HKTB won 2 awards in the 3rd Hong Kong Public Relations Awards (2016).

  • Hong Kong LIVE in Bordeaux: Gold Award in the Event Management category
  • 2016 Hong Kong Cyclothon: Silver Award in the Stakeholder Communications category

Hong Kong Pulse 3D Light Show (2016 Hong Kong Summer Fun) won a Platinum Award in the Special Event category in 2017 AVA Digital Awards.