In this podcast interview, Derrick Lee, President of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong, shares his perspective on why Hong Kong is an ideal hub to facilitate trade and investment flows between Canada and the Chinese mainland.More
The inaugural HKTDC Hong Kong Sports and Leisure Expo was the perfect try-out for new stars of the sports industry. Held at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre from July 21- 25 2017, more than 90 exhibitors showed their winning potential at this first-edition fair.
Travel writing was the main theme at this year's Book Fair, one of the most popular events of its kind in Hong Kong with over one million visitors. This year's event saw close to 30 countries take part in a "Cultural Village" while popular writers discussed their adventures and latest works.More
‘Athleisure’ remains a dominant trend across the fashion industry, according to Michael Leow, Asia/Pacific Sales & Marketing Head, Fashion Snoops. Speaking at a seminar during HKTDC Hong Kong Fashion Week for Spring Summer 2017, Mr Leow discussed Hong Kong’s role as Asia’s sourcing hub and outlined the upcoming trends for Autumn/Winter 2018-19.More
The Hong Kong Mass Transit Railway Corporation’s MTR Academy offers the railway’s best experiences and practices for supporting Belt and Road rail developments, says Academy President Morris Cheung. The MTR has a literal and figurative “track record” says Valentin Reyes of Manila’s Light Rail, while Hungary’s MAV learns from MTR’s financial sustainability and service.More
Sara Wheeler is a prize-winning non-fiction writer behind international bestseller Terra Incognita, which tells the story of a seven-month journey in Antarctica, as well as The Magnetic North: Notes from the Arctic Circle (winner of the Banff Adventure Travel Prize). Ms Wheeler spoke to the HKTDC ahead of her appearance at the July 2017 Hong Kong Book Fair.
HKTDC Hong Kong Fashion Week for Spring/Summer was all about sporting the latest looks, as the trend for ‘ath-leisure’ continues to lead the fashion industry. The event was held from 10 - 13 July 2017, at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre.
A joint Hong Kong-Shanghai delegation focused on infrastructure investment visited Thailand and Vietnam in May 2017. The business mission, organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) in association with the Hong Kong and Macao Affairs Office of the Shanghai Municipal People’s Government, discussed cooperation and investment opportunities driven by growing collaboration across Asia, and in particular under the Belt and Road Initiative.More
Despite uncertainties, Europe’s resilient market continues to be a key source of trade and investment opportunities for Hong Kong. In this podcast interview, William Chui, the HKTDC’s Regional Director for Europe, offers insights into the current state of the European market and outlines opportunities for Hong Kong companies to connect Eastern European stakeholders to China’s Belt and Road Initiative. More