Interesting Read on ‘Decoupling’ – Severed Ties & Patchwork Globalization

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Ever since the earliest days of China’s opening up and reform, direct or indirect market access barriers for foreign investment have been ever-present, making decoupling a trend that remains relevant to almost every business sector.  A recent report by the European Union Chamber of Commerce in China & MERICS dives deeper into this troubling development. […]

BLCC New Event: HK Tax Declarations 2020 with Fidinam

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With 2020 being an unprecedented year, the HKSAR government has reacted promptly to implement various reliefs and measures to help businesses navigate through this tumultuous time. Further, Hong Kong’s regulatory environment and tax system have been refined with a view to diversify and revitalize the economy.  The key legislative measures enacted in 2020 include: A […]

CLP 120th Anniversary

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When CLP came to Hong Kong, electricity was still something unique in the world. The first generator of CLP was located at Chatham road, and soon CLP started to supply Kowloon’s streets with electricity. As electricity is part of everybody’s business, there was a significant need for electricity as Hong Kong rapidly developed, which needed […]

Upcoming Event: Anti-Fraud Challenges amid Covid-19

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While the Covid-19 pandemic brings forth a digital revolution, our dependence on the Internet also has tricky implications for companies regarding their fraud risk management and compliance programmes. Join us for an insightful webinar brought by the German Chamber of Commerce and co-hosted by the BLCC: Anti-Fraud Challenges amid the Covid-19 Pandemic.  Ms. Annie Chan, […]

Upcoming Webinar by EuroCham: EU-China Comprehensive Agreement on Investment

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On December 30th 2020, the EU and China reached the long-awaited EU-China Comprehensive Agreement on Investment (CAI) with the aim to open up more investment opportunities between the two economies. Wanting to know more about the CAI’s implications on international trade & macroeconomic outlook? The BLCC is delighted to present you with an upcoming EuroCham […]

China’s Bank Regulator Affirms Hong Kong’s Vital Role in the Chinese Economy

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Hong Kong plays an indispensable role in the dual-circulation development of the Chinese economy, in facilitating the growth of the Greater Bay Area, and as the offshore financial center of the internationalization of the Chinese Yuan (RMB), said Guo Shuqing, chairman of the China Banking and Insurance Regulatory Commission (CBIRC), during the Asian Financial Forum […]