Gigafactory Project Leader, Andy Williams, pitches the potential of a massive post-Brexit flagship initiative. With a bold, self-appointed mission to supply at least 25% of Europe’s electric vehicle battery needs over the long-term, the UK’s newly-proposed West Midlands Gigafactory has come to be seen as one of post-Brexit Britain’s flagship projects.More
The HKTDC's debut World of Snacks and Hong Kong Sports and Leisure Expo drew to a successful close on the 20th of July. The fairs showcased a broad selection of sports and leisure products and services along with tasty treats from across the globe. The Sport and Leisure Expo's on-site events organised by the HKTDC, as well as various trials and interactive experiences offered by exhibitors, were enthusiastically received.
The HKTDC's debut World of Snacks and Hong Kong Sports and Leisure Expo drew to a successful close on the 20th of July. The fairs showcased a broad selection of sports and leisure products and services along with tasty treats from across the globe. The World of Snacks offered a brand-new experience to visitors and helped to create a vibrant atmosphere at the fairground. More
The HKTDC Hong Kong Book Fair drew to a successful close on the 20th of July. More than 250 cultural events were held on-site during the fair period, including the Theme of the Year: “Inspiring the Mind and Refreshing the Soul” Seminar Series, the Renowned Writers Seminar Series, and seminars under the theme English and International Reading. More
Adopting “Inspirational and Motivational Reading” as the Theme of the Year with the tagline “Reading the World • Inspiring the Mind and Refreshing the Soul”, this year’s Book Fair introduces some of the best inspirational authors and books of this genre to readers, aiming to bring Hong Kong citizens together and encourage them to seek out motivational books that can empower them to face the challenges ahead, and to emerge stronger after the pandemic. See you at the Book Fair on the 14th of July!More
The Covid-19 pandemic has materially accelerated a shift towards online lifestyles, offering a great potential for ASEAN’s e-commerce growth. This podcast provides insights on the region’s dynamic e-commerce ecosystem and practical tips in securing success in the markets.More
Hong Kong’s exports showed a sharp rebound of 30.8% year-on-year in the first four months of 2021. With a reading of 48.7 points, the latest HKTDC Export Index has, however, indicated that exporter sentiment has continued to improve across major sectors and markets. In view of the improving sentiment and strong export performance, HKTDC Research has revised its 2021 export growth forecast to 15% from 5%, albeit from a relatively low comparison base.More
The theme for Eco Expo Asia 2021 is “Promoting Green Recovery for Carbon Neutrality”. The COVID-19 pandemic has brought about an unprecedented crisis that calls for concerted efforts to provide a green recovery for strengthening the economy and protecting the environment in an integrated way. The Expo will provide a valuable platform for showcasing and exploring the latest green and decarbonisation technologies and products, and offer a host of green business opportunities.
As part of their diversification strategy, Hong Kong businesses have shown a strong interest in pursuing market opportunities in Thailand, targeting the country’s rising middle class in particular. In order to understand the evolving consumer lifestyle of the Thai middle class, HKTDC has recently conducted a consumer survey and four focus groups in the cities of Bangkok and Chiang Mai.