Hong Kong as an outward-looking city has a unique and significant economic footprint in the Asia Pacific region and globally. With its world-class infrastructure and talent, the city is a conduit linking the region with the rest of the world. Amid China’s rise to economic power and global significance, Hong Kong’s role has remained unique […]Read more "DEC 2016 EDITORIAL – HKSAR 20TH ANNIVERSARY – REDEFINING HONG KONG’S ECONOMIC ROLE"
In a new era of growing protectionism, global trade – a key driver of economic growth in Asia – is bound to become more subdued – an enormous challenge in the fight for economic inclusion. To bridge the gap of rising income inequality, J.P. Morgan has initiated to advance economic mobility, employment opportunity and relevant […]Read more "COVER STORY – INCLUSIVE GROWTH IN A TRANSFORMING ECONOMY"
On 1 January 2017, after leading the largest international chamber of commerce in Hong Kong for nine years, AmCham Hong Kong President Richard R Vuylsteke will become the next President of the East-West Center in Honolulu, Hawai’i. Here are a few of his parting comments By Kenny Lau biz.hk: How did you first become a […]Read more "CHAMBER TOPICS – AMCHAM PRESIDENT BIDS FAREWELL"
By Kenny Lau Dr Rosanna Wong, DBE, JP, is a highly accomplished woman, a dedicated public servant, and a role model reminding us of the importance of trust-building in a time of disturbing change. Since an early age, she has been heavily influenced by two individuals: her mother and Dr Sun Yat Sen. Her mother, a […]Read more "WOMEN OF INFLUENCE – HOW EFFECTIVE LEADERSHIP DRIVES CHANGE"
By Kenny Lau Teresa Ko is a legal professional who has achieved a one-of-a-kind resume of accomplishment, having been awarded AmCham’s WOI Professional of the Year, selected as one of 25 Women of Our Time by SCMP, named an Outstanding Practitioner by Asian Women in Business Law and voted Best Capital Markets Lawyer by Asian […]Read more "WOMEN OF INFLUENCE – CHANGE IS GOOD"
In two panel discussions and a workshop led by prominent women leaders, conference participants learn: how to improve leadership effectiveness through increased self-awareness, how to lead through complexity, and how to influence wider societal change to enable opportunities for women and others By Jennifer Khoo OURSELVES: INCREASING OUR SELF-AWARENESS AND LEADERSHIP EFFECTIVENESS As leaders, we […]Read more "WOMEN OF INFLUENCE – OURSELVES, OUR ORGANIZATIONS, OUR SOCIETY"
Anson Chan, Convenor, Hong Kong 2020 By Kenny Lau There are few – men or women – who have accomplished as much as Anson Chan, former Chief Secretary of the Hong Kong government under British colonial rule and after the handover to Chinese sovereignty in 1997. In nearly forty years of public service before retiring […]Read more "WOMEN OF INFLUENCE: LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT"