Hong Kong Cruise & Yacht Industry Association (HKCYIA) recently launched a new office in the Kai Tak Cruise Terminal to better promote the development of the local cruise and yacht industry.
Kara Yeung, executive director of HKCYIA, said: “In view of the rapid expansion of the cruise industry in Asia, the association is taking the initiative in supporting operators from mainland China and the global market. HKCYIA will serve as a platform in promoting the good standing and bringing about growth and improvements.”
Kara Yeung, executive director (fourth from left), with her team at the soft opening of the HKCYIA office
“We are currently planning to establish a representative office in Genoa – an international cruise hub – in efforts to set up a global service network with a base in Europe that will serve as a platform for industry experts to build up business connections,” continued Yeung.
Located at the Rooftop Garden of the Kai Tak Cruise Terminal, the 372m2 office features a conference room, interview rooms and an international cruise crew lounge. Latest information about the global cruise industry and maritime services are also available.