The 14th Asian Financial Forum will be held virtually on 18-19 January 2021. All sessions and elements, including Fintech Showcase, FintechHK Startup Salon, Deal Flow Matchmaking Session, InnoVenture Salon and Global Investment Zone, will be transplanted onto a virtual platform and continue to provide participants with comprehensive AFF experience.More
The worst of the double whammy that has severely disrupted Hong Kong’s exports over the past two years – the China-US trade dispute and the Covid-19 outbreak – seems to be gradually abating. While local businesses still have to contend with weakened global demand, disrupted supply chains and elevated protectionism, it is now expected that Hong Kong’s exports may rally in 2021, recovering by 5% year-on-year, albeit from a relatively low base. More
HKTDC’s Deputy Executive Director Patrick Lau spoke with Kam Yuen (Group) International Limited to find out Hong Kong companies are exploring new supply chain solutions and overseas market opportunities amid the challenges brought by the pandemic and the US-China trade war. The HKTDC’s Transformation Sandbox (T-box) is a SME support programme that helps you enhance your business’s competitiveness and achieve transformation goals.More
HKTDC’s Deputy Executive Director Patrick Lau visited Cheung Chau-based design brand Island Origin to find out how Hong Kong companies are leveraging the HKTDC’s Transformation Sandbox (T-box) programme to enhance brand value and discover new opportunities.The HKTDC’s T-box is a SME support programme that helps you enhance your business’s competitiveness and achieve transformation goals.More
Sustainability and inclusiveness are reciprocal when finding solutions to tackle global and regional problems, says Jean-Pascal Tricoire. Speaking beside the Belt and Road Summit 2020, Tricoire considers the Covid-19 pandemic has further highlighted the importance of such bonding, as well as underscored the role of digitalization in their implementations. More
The apparels and accessories sector has adjusted to meet consumers’ new consumption patterns during the Covid-19 lockdowns, says Sunny Tan, Executive Vice President of Luen Tai Holdings Limited. Speaking beside the Belt and Road Summit 2020, Tan foresees companies which adapt well are likely to be among the first to enjoy economy rebounds when the pandemic stabilizes, and the annual Summit provides opportunities for global traders to stay tuned to the latest market intelligence.
In the era of new normal, "SmartBiz Expo Online" will hold a series of online seminars with the theme of "Reimagine‧Reinvent", bringing together industry experts to share their insights on its innovative business journey, on helping SMEs to create new opportunities, increase productivity and embrace the new normal!