Industry News

U.S. Consul General Kurt Tong addressed fears that recent friction between two world superpowers could have an effect on Hong Kong

Entrepreneur/SME Focus
On April 11, AmCham and Global Sources joined forces at the Global Sources Startup Launchpad Conference 2018, Asia's Largest Tech Hardware Startup Show, following by a networking drinks session that attracted over 160 regional startups.

Finance

Transportation

Intellectual Property
The International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners (ICDPPC) has been the annual premier global forum for data protection authorities for over three decades

Trade & Investment

Education
Professor Steven DeKrey explains how forward thinking and a unique partnership opportunity created the world’s first Belt & Road EMBA program, and what students can hope to get out of it

Taxation

Law

Human Resources

Communications
As Oliver Rust bows out as co-chair of the MarComms committee, he and Anita Davis, who continues in the role, share their insights to help members navigate today’s accountability economy

Hospitality
If you were unable to schedule an interview in Hong Kong, please consider Global Entry ‘Enrollment on Arrival’ on your next visit to the United States. Enrollment on Arrival requires no appointment, and is available at 21 airports.

Real Estate

CSR
Join us on Tuesday, 5 December, for the 27th annual “Light Up a Life” Christmas Concert at St. John’s Cathedral. It’s a wonderful way to start the Christmas season and remember departed family and friends.

Apparel & Footwear
As apparel makers rethink global supply chains to cope with rising costs, concerns over worker safety and more stringent green goals, Ethiopia and the East Africa region are well positioned to profit

Greater China

Health Care

Food & Beverage
McDonald’s will increase its number of stores in China and Hong Kong to 4,500 by the end of 2022, up from 2,500 currently, as part of a strategic partnership with Citic Ltd, CITIC Capital Partners and the Carlyle Group.

Environment & Sustainability
“There is no single individual who is more synonymous with emerging markets investing than Mark Mobius,” Franklin Templeton Investments chairman and CEO Greg Johnson said in January, announcing the retirement of the legendary fund manager at the age of 81

What’s New in Washington
The China Business Conference is one of the leading conferences in the United States dedicated to economic, political, and regulatory developments affecting American business in China.

Smart City/Tech

U.S.-China Trade