Hong Kong Tourism Board

Hong Kong Tourism Board

October 19, 2005 09:53 ET

Video B-Roll via Satellite - Hong Kong Tourism Board

A Stylish Canadian Launch for 2006 Discover Hong Kong Year Attention: Assignment Editor, Lifestyle Editor, Media Editor, News Editor, Travel/Tourism Editor TORONTO--(CCNMatthews - Oct. 19, 2005) - The following B-Roll is available at the listed times and co-ordinates:

Playout at:
1 Blue Jays Way
Suite 3400

Date of Feed:
Oct 19, 2005

Time of Feed:
1400-1430 EST

Anik F2C 3B
Downlink freq: 3820 V
Audio subcarriers 6.2 and 6.8

The Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) celebrated the Canadian launch of its global 2006 Discover Hong Kong Year campaign at an exciting event in Toronto on 18 October. Representatives of the Canadian and Hong Kong Governments mingled with members of the media and tourism industry at The Republik Nightclub, one of Toronto's hippest haunts, to learn about the campaign in Canada, which will involve television commercials, editorial segments in CTV's eTalk Daily and many other media outlets, consumer contests, website promotions and LED Board advertisements in one of Toronto's favourite gathering places: Yonge & Bloor.

Included in the b-roll will be:

*Mr Bassanio So, Director of the Hong Kong Economic & Trade Office, The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
*Ms Clara Chong, Executive Director, Hong Kong Tourism Board
*Mr Ben Mulroney, TV Host & Newspaper Columnist
*2006 Discover Hong Kong Year TVC
*Background and cutaway footage of the launch event

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Contact Information

  • Karisa Lui, Senior Marketing Executive
    Primary Phone: 416-366-2389 ext. 24
    Toll-Free: 800-563-4582
    E-mail: klui@hktb.com