Nov The Group is extending business to overseas and globally, to share our unique knowledge, experiences and technical skills. Setting up branch office, Shoalter Technology Limited (“Shoalter”) at Taiwan and recruiting hundreds of IT talents to support research & develop in software systems
Mar Established mask factory and started production of surgical masks
Feb Cooperates with large scale outsourced companies and individual drivers, ramping up to as high as 350 trucks operating daily
Feb Collaborates with a number of well-known chain retailers, including Baleno, CATALO, Foodwise, GIORDANO and Hung Fook Tong, to have their outlets serving as pick up points for HKTVmall customer orders, making up a total of 115 pick up points
Feb Crossbelt sorter system at the logistics centre in Tuen Mun commenced operation
Oct Empowered by the one-month “Thankful Festival”, sales performance was pushed to a record high with GMV reaching HK$275.5 million and average 19,500 daily orders for October 2019
Aug Opening the 60th store at Sheung Shui Centre
Jul Opening of new logistics centre in Tuen Mun
Mar Opened the 46th O2O Concept Store at Tsuen Wan Belvedere Garden
Mar Automated picking & warehousing system at the logistics centre of Tseung Kwan O headquarters commenced operation
Jan Sales record reached historical high at 44,100 daily orders & more than HK$24.5 million for GMV on 8th January
Dec Opened 4,000 square feet concept store at Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge Passenger Clearance building
Jun Partners with PayMe to launch seamless, secure mobile payments on HKTVmall app
Apr The first Open API partnership with Citibank to launch Citi Pay with Points on HKTVmall
Mar Robotic & automatic picking & warehousing system at Tsing Yi logistics centre in full operation
Jan "THE BASE – Ecommerce Incubation Programme" officially launches
Oct Grandly opened 10th O2O shop in Shatin CityOne
Aug Headquarter relocated to Tseung Kwan O Industrial Estate, named as “HKTV Multimedia and Ecommerce Centre”
Jun Rebranded Groupon Hong Kong as HoKoBuy by Groupon
Mar Acquired Groupon Hong Kong
Jan Opened the second concept shop in South Horizons
Oct Opened the first concept shop in North Point
Oct Launched “Win $4 Million to Buy a Home!” Lucky Draw
Aug Launched first of its kind Online Electronic Product Warehouse Sale, offering super discounted products as well as gifts
Jul Expanded our warehouse and logistics centre to Tsing Yi for an additional 144,000 square feet
Mar HKTVmall’s website launched new category: Hot Deals
Feb Adopting environment friendly measures : replaced paper delivery box by recyclable blue plastic box, saving tremendous paper use
Dec HKTVmall participated in Hong Kong Mega Showcase, offering exclusive discount and small gift
Sep Construction work of the Multimedia Production and Distribution Centre commenced
Aug HKTV appointed the Main Contractor for the construction work of the Multimedia Production and Distribution Centre
Aug HKTVmall’s mega MTR advertising campaign dominated more than 50 MTR stations
Mar HKTV App was available on PlayStation®4
Feb HKTV Launched Video-on-Demand Service on TV Set-Top Box
Feb Grand Launch of HKTV Online Shopping Mall
Dec Trial run of HKTVmall
Nov Grand launch of HKTV new platform, that integrates entertainment, online shopping and delivery services to offer one-stop shop solution
Jan City Telecom renamed as Hong Kong Television Network Limited (HKTV)
Dec City Telecom launches "TV Network Naming Ceremony and Programme preview"
Sep City Telecom celebrates its 20th Anniversary
May City Telecom sold HKBN and all telecom businesses to CVC Capital Partners, a global private equity firm
May City Telecom launches the first three Dramas
Feb Groundbreaking of City Telecom’s TV and Multimedia Production Centre
Sept HKBN Expands Corporate Coverage to over 1,600 Prime Commercial Buildings
Sept HKBN launches Fibre-Optic Network in Discovery Bay
Aug City Telecom announced the establishment of Worldclass Multimedia Centre
Jun Awesome HK$9.9/month (US$1.30) HomeTel Switch-Over Offer for incumbent’s customers
Jun Incredible 1Gbps Triple-Play (1Gbps Broadband, HomeTel, bbTV) at HK$158/month (US$20)
May HKBN Surpasses 10,000 Symmetric 1Gbps Subscribers
Apr HKBN Launches "bbTV GIANT" Mobile Apps
Apr HKBN Introduce DCX Pilot Scheme, empowered digital transmission of movies between Cyberport and major cinema chains through fibre network
Apr New York Times reported HKBN provides 1000Mbps broadband services at mass market price.
Feb HKBN Launches “Service With Heart” Customer Engagement Program
Jan HKBN Spearheads Next-Generation Internet Network With Cisco CRS-3 Carrier Routing System
Dec HKBN bbTV's news is available on Yahoo! Hong Kong
Dec HKBN Launches Canto-pop HD Online Music Portal – MusicOne
Nov HKBN expanded Corporate Fibre Network coverage to renowned Hong Kong Grade A buildings
Sept PHENOMENAL Singapore Experience for our Front Line Talents
Aug Exclusive First Small Screen Release of Hollywood Big Screen Hits
Jun AWESOME Management Offsite in Germany
May HKBN's New 1000Mbps TV Campaign – "With Speed, Life is Real"
May City Telecom 1H FY2010 Results Record Broadband Subscription Growth
Apr HKBN launches 1 Gbps broadband for US$26/month
Mar City Telecom Celebrates 10 Years on NASDAQ with Opening Bell in NYC
Feb HKBN takes on Climate Change with expedition to the Antarctica
Dec HKBN Shatters the Millionth Subscription Mark Driven by Strong Broadband Subscription Growth
Dec HKBN launches online MMORPG game store with exclusive virtual goodies
Nov City Telecom receives "Innovation in Recruitment" and "Champion of HR" awards at the HRM Awards 2009
Nov HKBN: "AWESOME SPEED. FOR EVERYONE" 100Mbps broadband at US$13 /month
Aug HKBN announced partnerships with the leading Massively Multiplayer Online Role Playing Game (MMORPG) developers across the Greater China region
Aug HKBN launched 13 New "Fibre Shops"
Jul HKBN awarded 2009 HKMA Quality Award (Bronze)
Jun HKBN launched the first Online Broadband Service Registration Platform in Hong Kong
Feb City Telecom launched Talent Upgrade Program:"Next Station: University"
Feb HKBN Awarded Hong Kong International Airport Payphone Service Provision Contract
Jan HKBN launches Dual Mode High Definition Terrestrial TV Receiver + IPTV Set-Top-Box at HK$0
Jan HKBN Being the First to Offer Free WiFi Service at Public Rental Estates
May HKBN renamed its IP-TV business as "bbTV"
Mar HKBN enhances Digital TV platform launched new application "bbBOX", strengthens TV contents
Feb HKBN launches bb50 & bb200, symmetric residential broadband service, supported by "SDU" personalized customer care service
Jan HKBN launches "bbAid" to support emergency broadband needs in Hong Kong
Nov CTI Groups upgraded her staff facilities - life-time learning center and Free-Zone multi-purpose Staff Canteen
Sep CTI Group took initiatives in "Work-Life Balance" enhancement
Aug HKBN and HKCT launched in collaboration Diploma in info TV
Apr HKBN launched "bb25", symmetric residential broadband service
Mar HKBN and Sony launched HDV1080i high definition movie sharing platform
Mar HKBN launched free legal movies download for all Hong Kong Internet users
Oct HKBN launched its new brand "2b", the second generation broadband phone services
May HKBN renamed its IP-TV business as "HKBN Digital TV"
Apr HKBN officially launched bb1000 service, that Hong Kong became the first market in the World whereby 1/3rd of the total households can enjoy Fibre-to-the-Home 1Gbps residential broadband service
Nov HKBN announced the launched of "bb100", Hong Kong's first 100Mbps residential broadband service, and the release of its 1Gbps residential broadband service by 2Q 2005
Aug HKBN launched off-net residential VOIP service, namely the Broadband Phone Service
Jul HKBN launched corporate data services
Aug HKBN officially launched pay-TV service
Jun Launched of HKBN IDD0030 service
Apr HKBN officially launched local telephony service
Apr HKBN upgraded to become a wireline-based FTNS license
Sep City Telecom Group's 10th Anniversary
May CTI International awarded the Satellite-based Fixed Carrier license
Mar KDDI Corporation (formerly KDD Corporation) ("KDDI") subscribed 15% stake of HKBN, forming strategic partnership with City Telecom
Mar Launch of Broadband Internet services by HKBN
Feb Hong Kong Broadband Network Limited ("HKBN"), a subsidiary of City Telecom obtained the local wireless FTNS license
Nov ADR listing on the Nasdaq National Market of USA
Aug Launch of iChannel, a multi-media channel on the internet
Jul Launch of "Lifetime free" dial-up Internet-service plan
Jan Launch of IDD 1666 Direct Calling Service
Nov The first company to receive the licenses of ISR voice service in Hong Kong
Jun Launch of CTInets Internet Access Service
May City Telecom (Japan) obtained Special Type II license from MPT to provide ISR service in Japan
Mar Launch of CTIm@il Web Mail Service
Feb Launch of International Simple Resale (ISR) Fax Service
Aug City Telecom was listed on the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited
Mar Set up INC (the Specialized IDD Network for Corporations) for serving of corporate sector
Feb City Telecom (Japan) Co. Ltd. was set up with General Type II license authorized by Ministry of Post and Telecommunications (MPT) in Tokyo, Japan
Jan Launch of IDD300 Calling Service
Sep Launch of GlobaLink International Calling Card Service
Jan Launch of 003 International Guarantee Fax Service
Jun Switching center was established in Buffalo, New York, USA
Sep 888 International Calling Card Service was introduced
May City Telecom (H.K.) LTD. was incorporated in Hong Kong