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Playing by the Rules
Hong Kong’s competitive edge comes from a clean and fair business environment. Simon Peh, Commissioner of the city’s anti-corruption agency, the Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC), discusses how companies can protect themselves from questionable practices.
30 July 2014
Chinese-Italian Partnership
In 2013, Italian Gianluigi Lucchini re-located from his native Italy to Hong Kong, where he set up LVC Asia Pacific, an independent boutique M&A firm that helps Asian investors with outbound M&A activities, specifically in Italy and Europe.
23 July 2014
Bullish on China
Peter Levesque is Chairman of the American Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong (AmCham), and Chief Commercial Officer of Modern Terminals Ltd.
16 July 2014
No Ordinary History Webcast
Frank Dikötter will be among the English-language authors featuring at this year’s HKTDC Hong Kong Book Fair, 16-22 July.
9 July 2014
Creative Collaboration
Hong Kong-based design label Tangram is a collaboration between a Colombian husband-and-wife duo, fashion designer Paolo Sinisterra and architect Ignacio Garcia.
2 July 2014
Building Baltic Ties Podcast
Lithuania is set to join the Eurozone, 1 January 2015, and has begun negotiations for joining the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).
25 June 2014
Time is Money
Former investment banker Iain Reed and business partner Robin Hammond set up their Hong Kong-based financial software company, EFA, in 2003.
18 June 2014
A Slice of Life
Italian entrepreneur Jacopo Contiero knows how to stand out in the crowded F&B market. Lychee pizza and durian-flavoured gelato anyone?
11 June 2014
Asian Design Debut
A Hong Kong-based design quarterly was launched last month to serve as a showcase for regional talent.
4 June 2014
Green Gadget Webcast
A powerless smartphone speaker made from recycled paper was among the creative products featured at the Hong Kong gift show.
28 May 2014
Betting on Insurance
Hong Kong is instrumental in tapping into the region’s huge insurance industry potential, says David Fried, CEO of QBE Asia Pacific.
21 May 2014
Creative by Design
Hong Kong’s newest landmark for the local creative scene is focused on the visitor experience.
14 May 2014
Uncorking China’s Mid-tier Market
Consumers are helping cushion the effects of falling demand for top-end wine on the Chinese mainland.
7 May 2014
Harmonising Trade Webcast
Hong Kong and Shanghai both stand to benefit from the China Pilot Free-Trade Zone, says the head of the British Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong.
30 April 2014
The Business of Soap-making
It started out as a way to support herself. Now, Bella Ip wants to help other women become self-sufficient.
23 April 2014
From Fashion to Film
French designer Agnès b. says her first venture into moviemaking was a “very personal” project.
16 April 2014
Fuel for the Soul
British designer Kelly Hoppen finds Asia a source of inspiration for her work.
9 April 2014
Lustrous Business Webcast
Pearls are big business for Japan’s jewellery industry. The country’s top trade body in Hong Kong explains the importance of its prized Akoya pearls.
2 April 2014
Cold-Chain Logistics
Hong Kong’s Dah Chong Hong is introducing a food-tracking system on the Chinese mainland to ensure safe delivery of its prime produce.
26 March 2014
After the Disaster
Journalist David Pilling, the author of a new book on Japan, considers what it means to be Japanese and what Japan means to the rest of Asia.
19 March 2014
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