Advocacy

AmCham’s advocacy support members and the broader international business community to voice out issues of concern and provide suggestions for Hong Kong to stay competitive and attractive to regional and international businesses through closed-door roundtables with senior government officials, position papers, submissions for public consultations, as well as engagement with the press and the social media.
Representing American firms and related stakeholders in the EV industry, AmCham asks the Government to revisit the current EV policies to ensure the decisions...
November 15, 2017

The American Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong submitted a letter to the President of the United States on November 3 calling for the U.S. to shift to a...
November 06, 2017

Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed S. 504, the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Business Travel Cards Act of 2017, which is identical to...
October 24, 2017

Addressing an audience in Washington D.C. at an Oct 16 luncheon hosted by the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Hong Kong Financial Secretary...
October 18, 2017

Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam delivered her maiden policy address since taking office on July 1 last Wednesday (10/11), laying out her government's...
October 12, 2017

AmCham proposes key measures in response to the consultation of Chief Executive Carrie Lam’s inaugural Policy Address, emphasizing innovation, collaboration...
September 27, 2017

Hong Kong remains a great city and one of the freest in the world, but it’s important that the community should talk to one another and make sure that...
September 27, 2017

U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross encourages strong trade with China, but says it must come with a more balanced trading relationship.
September 27, 2017

Landmark court ruling over spousal visa welcomed by supporters, but lack of anti-discrimination laws means more changes require time
September 25, 2017

On Sept 21, Lord Chris Patten of Barnes addressed an exclusive AmCham audience on “Prescriptions for Keeping One Country Two Systems Successful”. How can...
September 21, 2017