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.

Dec 2018

The HKTB won nine awards in the iNova Awards 2018.

  • Hong Kong Cyclothon – Real Pros Amongst Us: Grand Award in the Sports category
  • Hong Kong Cyclothon – Real Pros Amongst Us: Gold Award in the Sports category
  • 2017 Wine & Dine Festival Campaign Website: Gold Award in the Microsite category
  • Hong Kong Arts Month – A to Z Hong Kong Arts: Silver Award in the Video – Arts category
  • Hong Kong Neighbourhoods: Silver Award in the Redesign/Relaunch – Tourism category
  • My Hong Kong Guide App: Silver Award in the Mobile Apps category
  • Reframing Hong Kong: Silver Award in the Campaigns – Non-Profit Campaign category
  • Discover Hong Kong Facebook Page: Bronze Award in the Social Media category
  • Hong Kong Summer Fun Campaign Site: Bronze Award in the Non-Profit Organisations category
 

The HKTB won 14 awards in the Kam Fan Awards 2018.

  • Sham Shui Po – Every Bit Local: Silver Award in the Outdoors – Outdoors Campaign – Creative Use of Field Marketing and Event category
  • Sham Shui Po – Treasures of the heart: Silver Award in the Design & Crafts – Copy Crafts Single – Best Film Script (Chinese ) category
  • Old Town Central: Bronze Award in the Design & Crafts – Design Single – Digital and Interactive Design category
  • Sham Shui Po – Treasures of the heart: Bronze Award in the Film – TVC Film Campaign category
  • Sham Shui Po – Every Bit Local: Bronze Award in the Design & Crafts – Design Single – Advertising Posters Design category
  • Sham Shui Po – Treasures of the heart: Bronze Award in the Design & Crafts – Film Craft Single – Cinematography category
  • Sham Shui Po – Treasures of the heart: Bronze Award in the Design & Crafts – Film Craft Single – Directing category
  • Old Town Central: Merit Award in the Design & Crafts – Design Single – Brand Environments and Space Design category
  • Sham Shui Po – Treasures of the heart: 4 Merit Awards in the Film – TVC Film Single – Entertainment, Leisure & Travel category
  • Sham Shui Po – Every Bit Local: Merit Award in the Design & Crafts – Print Crafts Single – Art Direction category
  • Sham Shui Po – Every Bit Local: Merit Award in the Media – Media Single – Best Use of Outdoor category
Nov 2018

Hong Kong was named “The Most Influential MICE International Destination” in the “Goldfinger Award of China Event Industry 2018”, jointly hosted by Events Fortune magazine and China Festival magazine.

 

Hong Kong was voted “Favourite Business City in the World” by readers of Business Traveller China magazine in the Business Traveller China Awards 2018.

 

Hong Kong was awarded “World's Leading Business Travel Destination” in the World Travel Awards 2018.

 

“Hong Kong Shingo Art – Leveraging the J-POP Influence” won the Gold Award in the Excellence in KOL Partnership category of the Marketing Excellence Awards 2018 by Marketing magazine.

 

The HKTB won two awards in the Malaysia Public Relations Awards 2018:

  • Hong Kong Live in Kuala Lumpur campaign: Silver Award in the Corporate Branding category
  • Hong Kong Live in Kuala Lumpur campaign: Bronze Award in the Product Brand Development category
Oct 2018

The HKTB won 13 awards in the Galaxy Awards 2018:

  • Old Town Central Campaign: Grand Award in the Promotion category
  • Old Town Central – Old Town Central Dogs: Grand Award in the Videos category
  • My Hong Kong Buddy campaign: Gold Award in the Websites – Multi-platform Digital Content category
  • Old Town Central campaign: Gold Award in the Promotion – Local Attractions category
  • Old Town Central – Old Town Central Dogs: Gold Award in the Videos – DVDs, URLs & USBs – Travel/ Tourism category
  • 2018 “Best of all, it’s in Hong Kong” booth design – Silver Award in the Design – Various – Trade Show Booth category
  • My Hong Kong Buddy campaign: Silver Award in the Promotion – Local Attractions category
  • Nightlife x Hong Kong Sevens: Silver Award in the Videos – DVDs, URLs & USBs – Travel/ Tourism category
  • 2017 Wine and Dine Festival: Honours Award in the Websites – Travel/ Tourism category
  • Best in Hong Kong – A Traveller’s Guide: Honours Award in the Design – Bound Publications – Travel/ Tourism category
  • Hong Kong Neighbourhoods: Honours Award in the Websites – Non-Profit Organisation category
  • Old Town Central campaign: Honours Award in the Design – Various – Travel/ Tourism category
  • Old Town Central campaign: Honours Award in the Promotion – Tourism category
 

The HKTB won six awards in the HSMAI (Hospitality, Sales & Marketing Association International) Adrian Awards 2018:

  • Passion Passport: Gold Award in the Digital Marketing – Digital Campaign – Social Media Campaign category
  • Fast Acting Social: Silver Award in the Digital Single Item – Social Media/ Social Networking category
  • Regional Media Fam: Silver Award in the Public Relations – PR Campaign – Marketing Programme – Consumer category
  • Sea Gals: Silver Award in the Public Relations – PR Campaign – Special Event category
  • Skyscraper: Silver Award in the Digital Marketing – Digital Campaign – Contest/ Sweepstakes category
  • Segmenting Consortia: Bronze Award in the Integrated Marketing Campaign category
Sep 2018

“Hong Kong Neighbourhoods: Old Town Central” won the Grand Award in the Marketing category of the PATA Grand and Gold Awards 2018.

 

“Hong Kong Travel Buddy” won the Gold Award in the Best Use of Mobile category of the Customer Experience Asia Excellence Awards 2018.

 

The “My Hong Kong Buddy campaign” won the Silver Award in the Digital Strategy – Online Content category of the Tangram Awards 2018.

 

In the World Travel Awards 2018, Hong Kong was awarded Asia's Leading City Break Destination 2018 and Asia's Leading Meetings & Conference Destination 2018, while the HKTB was awarded Asia's Leading Tourist Board 2018.