Greater bay area project could address Hong Kong’s land resource challenges, Carrie Lam says

Greater bay area project could address Hong Kong’s land resource challenges, Carrie Lam says

The highly-anticipated Greater Bay Area (GBA) project could be the answer to Hong Kong’s land resource challenges, Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor said at…

Hong Kong, Abu Dhabi sign co-op agreement as banks pleads for more fintech 

Hong Kong, Abu Dhabi sign co-op agreement as banks pleads for more fintech 

The Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) and Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM) have recently signed a cooperation agreement to jointly promote and support…

The “Silver Market” – A burden or new growth engine for Hong Kong?  

The “Silver Market” – A burden or new growth engine for Hong Kong?  

Hong Kong is in need to create a more age-friendly environment in order to better manage the uprising “Silver Tsunami” phenomenon, according to experts from both…

Breakthrough in U.S.-China Trade Talk Is Beneficial For Hong Kong, Trade Minister Says; But Concerns Remain

Breakthrough in U.S.-China Trade Talk Is Beneficial For Hong Kong, Trade Minister Says; But Concerns Remain

The recent breakthrough in U.S.-China trade talks is beneficial for Hong Kong, trade minister Edward Yau Tang-wah said in an interview last week, but concerns…

Crypto exchanges flee from Asia amid regulatory uncertainties

Crypto exchanges flee from Asia amid regulatory uncertainties

Scared away by regulatory clampdowns and uncertainty, cryptocurrency exchanges are fleeing Asia in general and Hong Kong in particular. At least three major exchanges, including…

Xiaomi IPO came sooner than planned amid reforms in listing regulations

Xiaomi IPO came sooner than planned amid reforms in listing regulations

Chinese electronics and software company Xiaomi’s IPO apparently came sooner than previously expected, as the rather controversial major reforms in Hong Kong and China’s listing…

SFC proposes to triple compensation for investors from defaulting companies

SFC proposes to triple compensation for investors from defaulting companies

The Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) said in a statement on April 27 that it is considering to update its Investor Compensation Regime (ICR). The…

HKUST hires power player to project influence

HKUST hires power player to project influence

From outspoken legislator to scrappy think tank startup boss, Christine Loh built a career on speaking her mind. Her think tank matured into a major…

Hong Kong is broadening its listing channels; HKEx’s big changes hide stealth mode deals you NEEQ to know about

Hong Kong is broadening its listing channels; HKEx’s big changes hide stealth mode deals you NEEQ to know about

Already a mature capital market, Hong Kong aims for more. The city’s stock exchange operator, the Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing (HKEX), has made a…

Legco set to debate Benny Tai’s independence remark

Legco set to debate Benny Tai’s independence remark

Legislators will be having a debate over Hong Kong University Law Professor Benny Tai’s comments concerning the possibility of Hong Kong independence on May 9….