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.
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

The American Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong submitted today its recommendations to the HKSAR Administration led by Chief Executive Mrs. Carrie Lam, who...
September 15, 2017

The American Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong welcomes the HKSAR’s Smart City Blueprint Report for taking into account views from the international business...
September 14, 2017

On Sept 5, AmCham was honored to host Jeh Johnson, Former U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security, for a special luncheon event where he shared his insights...
September 05, 2017

The current structure of U.S. corporate and income tax based on citizenship makes corporations and citizens abroad far less competitive than their counterparts....
July 31, 2017

The American Chamber of Commerce has called on the U.S. government to grant visa-free travel status for Hong Kong SAR passport holders, a measure that...
July 04, 2017