Hong Kong Tourism Starts to Feel Impact as Pro-Democracy Protests Rage On

Hong Kongís tourism enterprise goes thru a length of uncertainty and disquiet as political protests entered the 8th week with none symptoms of abating. Itís uncertain how the drama will similarly unfold after Hong Kong and Macau Affairs office, Beijingís top policy frame for the two cities, broke its silence and slammed the protests at a press briefing Monday.

The past three days had been nail-biting for Hong Kongís tourism players. For the first time, tourism become used as a way to get the pro-democracy voice heard the world over, as visible via the protests supported by means of the flight attendants union at Hong Kong global Airport last Friday.