Solving social problems can be profitable: Promoting shared value in Hong Kong

Solving social problems can be profitable: Promoting shared value in Hong Kong
Business

In face of acute social problems such as ageing population and dire need for waste treatment, the government encourages shared value practices in Hong Kong…

Republicans launch worldwide campaign in bid for territorial taxation

Republicans launch worldwide campaign in bid for territorial taxation
Business

Letters calling for the elimination of FATCA, among other tax issues, will be presented to the White House in about two weeks’ time. Photo: Republicans…

Greater Bay Area initiative presents new innovation opportunities in Hong Kong

Greater Bay Area initiative presents new innovation opportunities in Hong Kong
Business

With world-class infrastructure, Hong Kong could become the Smart City leader in the Greater Bay Area, but its R&D is lagging behind. (Photo: Joachim von…

Relief in sight for American expats as RNC adopts new tax position

Relief in sight for American expats as RNC adopts new tax position
Business

A new proposal against FATCA, if enacted, could bring US tax structure closer to Hong Kong. (Photo credit: Chris Lusher)

Hong Kong loses Asia’s third most liveable city to Singapore

Hong Kong loses Asia’s third most liveable city to Singapore
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Hong Kong’s overall score unchanged at 88.8, but Singapore’s educational achievements gave the city-state an edge. (Photo credit: Chris Lusher)

Business sector calls for sustainable consumption

Business sector calls for sustainable consumption
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The Business Environmental Council has launched its sustainable consumption programme and introduced a certification scheme, in effort to jump on the global ‘green’ bandwagon. Photo:…

The name is Bond: Hong Kong in search of bond market diversification

The name is Bond: Hong Kong in search of bond market diversification
Business

Hong Kong dollar denominated long-term bonds are among those increasingly sought by the local market. (Credit: Chris Lusher)

Businesses take initiative in creating circular economy

Businesses take initiative in creating circular economy
Business

Waste and supply chain managements are among the topics highlighted by international and local policy influencers. Photo: Richard Lancaster (Credit: BEC)

Go Green: Business group sketches low carbon future for community

Go Green: Business group sketches low carbon future for community
Business

Workshops and trainings targeting major carbon-emitting sectors will be first organised to meet a 2°C target. Photo: From left – Maya De Souza, Senior Manager of…

US Innotech companies shed light on Hong Kong Smart City initiative

US Innotech companies shed light on Hong Kong Smart City initiative
Business

AmCham pledges to join Hong Kong’s innotech parade by bridging US-based companies and local stakeholders. (Photo: AmCham president Tara Joseph (mid) chairing the media luncheon…