How “World-class” are Cities in the Greater Bay Area? (including Hong Kong)

Waltraut Ritter Knowledge Dialogues www.knowledgedialogues.com Now that China’s State Council has released its blueprint for turning the Pearl River Delta into the “Greater Bay Area”…

Buy your talent: China’s subsidies for R&D staff compete with HK
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Buy your talent: China’s subsidies for R&D staff compete with HK

Dr. Winnie Tang Adjunct Professor, Department of Computer Science, Faculty of Engineering and Faculty of Architecture, The University of Hong Kong In the newly released…

HKGNA elevates HK arts through classical music spectacular
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HKGNA elevates HK arts through classical music spectacular

  Hong Kong Generation Next Arts, HKGNA held its 5th edition of the HKGNA Music Festival this year, featuring renowned artists from around the world on…

Game on! But only for government faves – Small e-sport players think game is stacked against them
Policy

Game on! But only for government faves – Small e-sport players think game is stacked against them

The e-sports market is booming at home and abroad and has the potential to turn into a multibillion-dollar industry. Video gaming has even been mooted…

Leveraging Business Opportunities in GBA Sustainability for Hong Kong
Energy & Environment

Leveraging Business Opportunities in GBA Sustainability for Hong Kong

Maya de Souza is the Assistant Director for Policy Research at Business Environment Council, an independent organisation established by the business sector to promote environmental…

A dedicated department is needed for geospatial policy
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A dedicated department is needed for geospatial policy

From searching for the shortest road to destinations, helping co-ordinate search and rescue operations, locating lost children or elderly absquatulaters, to tracking the real-time location…

More to look out for Greater Bay Area’s path to sustainability
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More to look out for Greater Bay Area’s path to sustainability

It was a hot Friday afternoon in Hong Kong. The suffocating heat reached 32°C in the urban area – not a pleasant day for anyone…

SFC proposes to triple compensation for investors from defaulting companies
Policy

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…

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

OP: Shared Value: The word is out … but we need to shout louder
Business

OP: Shared Value: The word is out … but we need to shout louder

By Richard Welford, Chairman, CSR Asia To reach our goal of creating a better Hong Kong, we need more businesses on board. Hong Kong faces…