About Hong Kong

Country Code: +852
Time Zone: GMT +8
Electricity: 220 volts, 50 Hz

Hong Kong dollar (HK$, HKD)
Approximately US$1 = HK$7.8

Banking Hours
9.00 am to 4.30 pm (Mon-Fri); 9.00 am to 12.30 pm (Sat)

Emergency numbers
Police/Fire/Ambulance: 999
Queen Mary Hospital (All night prescription service): 2855 3838
Directory inquiries (Eng): 1081

Visit Hong Kong Observatory website for the latest update.


Find out where to visit, shop, eat and more on this website from the Hong Kong Tourism Board. See Leisure Tips for Exhibition and Convention Visitors

Airport pickup, leisure tours
China Travel Service (HK) Ltd can arrange airport shuttle service and leisure tours in Hong Kong.

For details, please contact:
Address: Service Counter A04, Level 5, Passenger Terminal Building, Terminal 1, Hong Kong International Airport, Lantau, Hong Kong

Tel: (852) 2261 2473
Fax: (852) 2261 0378
E-mail: ap09@ctshk.com
Contact: Mr. Tony Chau

Typhoon and severe rainstorm arrangements

During the show, in the event of the Hong Kong Observatory issuing a Black-level rainstorm warning or Typhoon Signal no. 8 (or higher), the show will be temporarily closed, beginning two hours after the announcement from the Observatory.

If the signal is then lowered at or before 2:00pm, the show will reopen to buyers two hours after the announcement. Otherwise, the show will remain closed to buyers for the rest of the day.

12,000+ buyers

from 110 countries or regions visited the fair

96% of buyers

source for markets outside Asia

over 1,000 booths

of gifts & premiums, home products

6 special attractions

including Products for Millennials. Plus 4 conference tracks from 9 industry experts