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Hong Kong trade pours cold water on planned debt-ridden Ocean Park makeover

Hong Kong tourist agents have cast a shadow of doubt over the financial viability of the government’s multimillion-dollar plan to turn cash-strapped Ocean Park into an adventure-themed resort destination without entry in the next two to three years. . The fate of the city’s iconic theme park has been decided after the government and Ocean […]

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Hong Kong’s Ocean Park secures HK$2.8 billion investment to move it from theme park to theme resort

The Hong Kong government has revealed plans to provide historic theme park Ocean Park with an additional investment of HK$2.8bn (US$361m, €298m, (£265m) in over the next four years. The funding will see the attraction – whose revenues have been under pressure for years and have been hit even harder by the pandemic – transform […]

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Ocean Park is getting a makeover

The theme park, located in Hong Kong, is set to undergo a period of renovation, changing from a theme park to a theme resort. The transformation will be funded by the Hong Kong government, which is expected to provide $361 million for the struggling theme park. The park was created in 1977 and has been […]

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Hong Kong’s Ocean Park doesn’t want to be a theme park anymore

The Hong Kong government will provide an additional $361 million (HK$2.8 billion) to rescue the city’s struggling Ocean Park, which has seen its losses rise due to COVID-19. The business is to be transformed from a traditional theme park into a travel destination and marine conservation center that can be financially self-sufficient. The park will […]

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Ocean Park will transform into a new resort and leisure destination

At a press conference today, Ocean Park Chairman Lau Ming-wai announced that the park will no longer be a one-day attraction in the future. Ocean Park will soon change its focus to become a resort-like destination in two to three years, allowing visitors free access to retail, dining and entertainment areas and charging visitors only […]

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Students plant a kapok tree at Phipps Ocean Park for Arbor Day

Donning gray work gloves and yellow hard hats, local elementary school students helped celebrate Florida Arbor Day Thursday morning by planting a kapok tree at Phipps Ocean Park in Palm Beach. ” This is a difficult work. But it’s really nice to plant a tree,” said Ryder Lazzaro, a ninth grader at Palm Beach Day […]