Event recap: HK budget 2022-2023 – Tax Concession Measures

Posted Posted in Business, Chamber, Hong Kong

Mr. Paul Chan, Financial Secretary of the HKgov delivered the ’22-’23 Budget on 23 FEB. The budget outlined a series of measures to support businesses & residents that have been impacted by the pandemic and foster the economic recovery post epidemic. In collaboration with Fidinam Hong Kong, the webinar highlighted the e-consumption vouchers and tax […]

New Event: In Conversation with Edward Yau

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EuroCham is pleased to welcome Mr Edward Yau, Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development, Hong Kong SAR Government. Mr Yau will provide an update on the business outlook for the upcoming year, the challenges and opportunities in the context of the pandemic and will then be interviewed by BritCham’s Chairman, Peter Burnett OBE, on topical issues impacting […]

Event recap: BeLux Chambers in Asia Online Networking on 24FEB

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Yesterday 24 February an online networking event with professionals & entrepreneurs from the 15 BeLux Chambers in Asia was held; this was a great way to accelerate business matching & exchange information! During this event the participants were able to share their professional backgrounds and business goals and managed to seek exposure to new markets […]

Newest Publication of Our Member KBC: Economic Perspectives – Asia Edition

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Thanks to our Corporate Member & Silver Sponsor KBC Bank, we are able to share the insightful KBC Economic Perspectives – Asia Edition with you. The economic recovery is hampered by supply chain bottlenecks and rising energy prices. Strong external demand and solid macroeconomic fundamentals should support Asian countries regarding these issues in 2022. Chinese policymakers will prioritize addressing […]

Update on Fifth round of Anti-Epidemic Fund measures

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***Article updated on 20 January, see further down*** Yesterday 18 January, the HKgov announced further updates regarding the Fifth round of Anti-Epidemic Fund measures: more sectors can now apply for subsidy. Here are the press releases with more information: Further support by Anti-epidemic Fund to tourism industryhttps://www.info.gov.hk/gia/general/202201/17/P2022011700613.htmThe Government has earmarked a provision of around $570 […]

Fifth round of Anti-epidemic Fund measures from HKgov

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On 14 January the HKSAR Government announced measures for the fifth round of the Anti-epidemic Fund, committing a total funding of about $3,570 million. The total overview of which industries are eligible for subsidy can be found here: Today (17 January) the HKgov announced commencement of applications in some sectors in 3 press releases: Places […]

Merry Christmas!

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The BLCC would like to wish everyone a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! Despite the ongoing social distancing measures in place – with the help of our members and partner Chambers – this year we were able to hold many events which allowed the community to get together. We go into the new […]