The first week of this month, the HKSAR Government released its ‘Hong Kong Climate Change Report 2015,’ the culmination of interdepartmental cooperation to reduce the city’s carbon footprint and to create more sustainable environment. Held at the ZCB aka Zero Carbon Building in Kowloon Bay (which perhaps is largely unknown to the greater Hong Kong […]Read more "Nov 2015 EDITORIAL: CHANGE, IT IS A-COMIN’"
Infiniti Motor Company has made Hong Kong its global headquarters as the brand looks to increase its global footprint in the premium vehicle market with its president, Roland Krueger, leading the way. But while expanding internationally, the company is also investing in developing the city’s local entrepreneurial talents By Leon Lee Hong Kong might be […]Read more "Nov 2015 COVER STORY: The Drive to Grow"
The annual Beijing Doorknock featured an agenda packed with meetings to discuss topics ranging from the 13th Five Year Plan to the Belt and Road Initiative to RMB internalization to state-owned enterprise reform. Hong Kong remains, as always, a crucial liaison for international commerce in and out of the mainland By Blessing Waung This year’s […]Read more "China Business: Beijing Doorknock: Focusing on the Big Picture"
Over the last several years, the government has allocated vacant school premises and greenfield sites to address the alarming deficit of school spaces in Hong Kong. Leon Lee spoke to some of the schools who were awarded and denied a site in the latest round of allocations to learn more about the situation Like in […]Read more "Education: One School At A Time"
Dr. Maggie Koong, chief principal of Victoria Educational Organization and school director of Victoria Shanghai Academy, shares advice for families facing this dilemma and further insight about the city’s varied educational landscape By Nan-Hie In Choosing a primary school in Hong Kong is stressful for everyone involved. Parents contemplating an international school for their child […]Read more "Education: Local or International Education?"
Uncertainties regarding China and its actual GDP growth figure, policy-making abilities and other concerns have clouded global investment outlook. A panel of experts recently sat down and discussed views on what’s happening in the country now, and how to move forward By Tsering Namgyal The lack of clarity over the actual state of the China’s […]Read more "Trade & Investment: Down or Up"
In support of local charities in Hong Kong that serve the disadvantaged, the elderly, as well as women and children, friends and supporters of AmCham Charitable Foundation gathered on a Friday evening to celebrate the Chamber’s years of continuous efforts in making a positive impact on society By Queenie Tsui If aesthetics is a philosophy […]Read more "Charitable Foundation: A Charitable Evening of Aesthetic Delight"