Riding on the BRI and the China-CEEC, CEECs are evolving as mainland China and Hong Kong’s strategic investment and trade partners. With Greece officially becoming the 17th member of the China-CEEC, the Maritime Silk Road will be revived to further Eurasian trade. The participation of Greece will be key to demonstrating the compatibility of Chinese initiatives with western systems, and hence paving the way to a more integrated Eurasia economy. More
In order to boost financial support for epidemic prevention and control and for the real economy, on 1, February, China announced 30 financial measures to bolster the economy and aid the fight against the novel coronavirus outbreak.
HKTDC conducted a questionnaire survey among 86 companies attending the Think Asia, Think Hong Kong event in the city of Los Angeles in September 2019. The survey results show that US companies are upbeat on the Greater Bay Area development and are ready to adjust their business plans to better exploit the many opportunities arising. To this end, many are looking to use the professional services available in Hong Kong. More
Environment, social and governance (ESG) issues took centre-stage at this year’s Asian Financial Forum, in line with its theme “Redefining Growth: Innovation ∙ Breakthrough ∙ Inclusiveness” (AFF). Impact investing – where managers direct resources to achieve positive environmental and social impacts – was one of the hot topics at the event.
Mexico and Hong Kong signed 24 January on the side-lines of the World Economic Forum annual meeting in Davos an investment promotion and protection agreement aimed at strengthening bi-lateral economic ties. More