Hong Kong has benefited from the mainland's reform and opening-up over the past decades and should actively seize new opportunities in the 14th Five-Year Plan (2021-2025) to charter a new course for a more prosperous future, Hong Kong's finance chief said Thursday (Sept. 16).
The Hong Kong government on Tuesday (Sept. 15) welcomed the Fraser Institute's ranking of the city as the world's freest economy, saying the decision affirms the city's long-standing and steadfast commitment to building a free economy with a level playing field.
The newly-released Qianhai plan draws up a blueprint for Hong Kong's long-term development, Paul Chan Mo-po, financial secretary of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region government, said Sunday (Sept. 12).
The Chinese mainland, Hong Kong and Macao launched the first mutual market access mechanism for individual investors on Friday (Sept. 10), which is expected to facilitate the mutual access of financial markets in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area and further opening-up of the nation.
Chinachem Group (the Group) and Hong Kong Science & Technology Parks Corporation (HKSTP) took another step forward in its pioneering pilot-first accelerator program Wednesday (Sept. 8) by announcing the first cohort of 10 selected tech ventures who will test and develop 'proptech' innovation at the revitalized Central Market.
The Shenzhen government is expected to issue offshore renminbi bonds in Hong Kong next month, which will make it the first municipal government on the Chinese mainland to do so, Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor said on Wednesday (Sept. 8).
Apple Inc. said on Tuesday (Sept. 7) it would hold a special event on Sept. 14 (1 a.m. on Sept. 15 for HKT), which most industry watchers believe will be used to unveil a new line of its flagship iPhones.
Hongkong Land Holdings Ltd said leasing demand is robust for its dozen interconnected office blocks in the heart of the city's financial district known as Central, according to executive director Raymond Chow in an interview with Bloomberg Television.
Hong Kong Science & Technology Parks Corporation (HKSTP) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (HKEX) to collaborate on initiatives to nurture more startup successes and bolster Hong Kong's rise as a global hub for world-class biotech and fintech ventures.
Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation (HKSTP) partners with Microsoft Hong Kong to launch a series of initiatives to empower high-potential startups in their pursuit of innovation and global expansion. The joint support addresses startup's critical challenges of product development, go-to-market distribution and access to technology.