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Published on 2016-12-09

Hong Kong News: New SME Initiative - Technology Voucher Programme

In an effort to strengthen the competitiveness of Hong Kong businesses the Hong Kong Government launched a 500 million Dollar Pilot "Technology Voucher Programme" (TVP) under the Innovation & Technology Fund. This programme aims to subsidise SME’s use of technological services and solutions to improve productivity and upgrade business processes.

Published on 2016-11-01

Hong Kong News: Stable job market makes employees evaluating opportunities

Hong Kong’s unemployment rate stays extraordinary low. Last figures show the rate at 3.4% for the third quarter 2016 with a seasonal adjustment with a voluntary fluctuation of about 15%. From an employer’s view, the stable job market brings challenges in keeping employees with the company as many opportunities for demanded talent are inviting. The… » read more

Published on 2016-11-02

Hong Kong News: Electric mobility; a viable way for Hong Kong?

In just six years, the number of electric vehicles (EVs) in Hong Kong has increased significantly, largely on the back of government support, new technology and greater awareness of environmental protection as well as effective corporate marketing. How does the EV industry embrace the business opportunities as well as challenges?

Published on 2016-08-10

Hong Kong News: New guidelines shall aim to ease the opening of bank accounts for foreign companies and investors in Hong Kong

The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) plans to release new guidelines to simplify the opening process of bank accounts. Several banks made the account opening for start-ups and foreign SMEs very difficult. The HKMA urges all banks to strike a balance between compliance requirements and the providing of basic services for the public. The… » read more