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.

Jul 2018

“Art is Everywhere” won the Pacific Asia Travel Association 2018 Grand Award in the Heritage and Culture category.

 

Old Town Central – Engaging Consumers with Advocates won the Gold Award in the Best Use of Influencer/Advocates category of the Marketing Events Awards 2018.

 

The HKTB Visitor Centre was recognised by the Hong Kong International Airport Customer Service Excellence Programme 2018 for providing top-notch service to visitors. Three staff members were awarded the Certificate of Appreciation in the following award categories:

  • Individual Excellence Award – Josephine Lam
  • Corporate Excellence Award – Lochlan Cheng, Chung Man Cheng
 

In the 2018 Best In Travel Poll run by online travel magazine Smart Travel Asia, Hong Kong was voted the “Best City for Meetings” in Asia.

Jun 2018

The HKTB Annual Report 2016/17 – We Make the Difference won the Grand Award in the Online Annual Report category of the Questar Awards 2018.

 

The HKTB Annual Report 2016/17 – We Make the Difference won the Silver Award in the Corporate Publications category of the PR Awards Asia 2018.

May 2018

The HKTB won recognition in the “At Your Service” Service Appreciation Campaign Award organised by Hong Kong International Airport in the Government and Related Bodies category for providing top-notch service to visitors:

  • The HKTB was awarded “The Most Helpful Company”
  • Six staff members were voted “The Most Helpful Staff” by visitors. The six awardees were:
    Joyce Lam, Arthur Ho, Catalina Mock Lo, Candy Tse, Cecilia Tsang and Kathy Kung
 

The HKTB’s “Hong Kong Travel Buddy” – Mobile Chat Service won the ICMI Global Contact Centre Awards 2018 in the Best Chat Support category.

 

The HKTB Annual Report 2016/17 – We Make the Difference won the Gold Award in the Mobile Media: Annual Report category of the Questar Awards 2018.

Apr 2018

The HKTB won 16 awards in the Astrid Awards 2018.

    • Old Town Central Campaign: Grand Award in the Promotion category
    • Old Town Central – Old Town Central Dogs: Grand Award in the Video category
    • Old Town Central Q Art Code: Grand Award in the Graphic Design category
    • "Best in Hong Kong – A Traveller’s Guide": Gold Award in the Custom Publications: Travel/ Entertainment category
    • My Hong Kong Buddy Campaign: Gold Award in the Campaigns category
    • My Hong Kong Buddy Campaign: Gold Award in the Video - DVD & Online: Social Media category
    • Old Town Central – Interactive Art Projection: Gold Award in the Special Projects: Interactive Tourist Experience category
    • Discover Hong Kong Facebook Page: Silver Award in the Self-Promotion category
    • Hong Kong Travel Trade Manual 2017/18: Silver Award in the Non-Profit Organisations: Custom Publication category
    • My Hong Kong Buddy Campaign: Silver Award in the Special Projects: Content Marketing Campaign category
    • My Hong Kong Buddy Campaign: Silver Award in the Website: Microsite category
    • Old Town Central Campaign: Silver Award in the Campaigns category
    • Hong Kong Summer Fun Campaign Site: Bronze Award in the Non-Profit Organisations: Website category
    • Old Town Central Campaign: Honors Award in Non-Profit Organisations: Tourism category
    • Old Town Central – Global Campaign, Local Promotions: Honors Awards in the Promotion category
    • The HKTB Annual Report 2016/17 – We Make the Difference: Honors Award in the Annual Reports – Online category
 
    The HKTB won two awards in the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards 2018:
    • Meet the Hong Kong Pals: Gold Award in the Innovation in Customer Service Management, Planning & Practice: All Other Industries category
    • The HKTB Annual Report 2016/17 – We Make the Difference: Gold Award in the Innovation in Annual Reports category