Mainland Chinese Tourists Back (And Spending) In Hong Kong, But Tensions Remain

With more Chinese tourists headed out of the Mainland during the Lunar New Year holiday, Hong Kong has seen a rebound in visits following tepid growth in 2012. Though retailers will undoubtedly be happy to see the famously free-spending Chinese New Year tourist-shopper back in their stores, tensions between mainland Chinese travelers and Hong Kong locals — which flared up several times last year — remain. Via Bloomberg:


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