Seminar: Hong Kong SAR, 20 år, ett land, to systemer hos DNB 7.6

Addressed by our State Ministry, 'The Golden Triangle relationship between Hong Kong, Norway and China', Hong Kong is undoubtedly the Norwegian's gateway to China and even Asia market. 

Dette var konklusjonen da Norge-Hong Kong Handelskammer i samarbeid med Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, London, Invest Hong Kong og DNB arrangerte et seminar onsdag den 7.6 for å markere at det er 20 år siden Hong Kong igjen ble en del av Kina.
Presidenten i Norge Hong Kong Handelskammer, Einar Steen-Olsen som var personlig tilstede den 1.juli 1997, beskrev den historiske begivenheten og berømmet utviklingen av Hong Kong i de siste 20 årene. Foredragsholderne på seminaret gav en status på hva Hong Kong står for i dag og på perspektivene fremover, ikke minst sett med norske eksportørers øyne, se vedlagte slideserie fra Invest Hong Kong.
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Fotoet viser fra venstre: Einar Steen-Olsen, president i NHKCC, Ms. Pricsilla To, Director General, Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, London, statssekretær Dilek Ayhan, NFD, ambassador Wang Min, Kinas Ambassade, Oslo, Vidar Andersen, DNB’s Asiasjef.

Webinar: Taking advantage of Hong Kong’s Business Environment

Obtaining market information is one of the key strategies to enter Hong Kong market.

Instead of travelling physically to different venues, you may wish to attend webinar. Koehler Group periodically holds webinars providing you market intelligence about doing business in Hong Kong and China. The coming webinar series ‘Taking advantage of Hong Kong’s Business Environment’ will be held on 22nd – 26th May 2017. Topics include:

  1. Case Studies of Successful Companies in Hong Kong - Trading goods to and from China (22 May)
  2. Compliance Regulations in Hong Kong: Securing your Investment (23 May)
  3. Challenges for Employment in Hong Kong (24 May)
  4. Automatic Exchange of Information - Implications for Hong Kong Businesses (25 May)
  5. A Guide to achieving Profits Tax Exemption in Hong Kong (26 May)
Click HERE for registration.

Great celebrations of the Chinese New Year at the Hotel Continental, Oslo January 24 and in Bergen on January 26

Around 120 representatives of the business community and the ministries in Oslo were present when the Norway-Hong Kong Chamber of Commerce in close cooperation with the Hong Kong London Economic and Trade Office and the Hong Kong Trade Development Council celebrated the Year of the Rooster with a seminar and reception at the Hotel Continental in Oslo Tuesday January 24.
State secretary Dilek Ayhan ; Ministry of Economics, Industry and Fisheries held the opening speech and commented on the positive development in the trade between Norway and Hong Kong. She also looked forward to the reopening of the Trade Agreement negotiations with China as this would have a further positive effect on Hong Kong as well.
There were presentation from Director General Priscilla To of the Hong Kong London Economic and Trade Office and William Chui and Regional Director of the Hong Kong Trade Development Council, Frankfurt.
Furthermore Odd Arild Lehne , SVP of Oslo Medtech mentioned in his presentation that they plan a Medtech delegation from the Nordics to Hong Kong during first half of this year.
Last but not least, macro economist Ole Kjennerud of DNB commented that it was expected that the Hong Kong economy would pick up and do well in 2017.
The seminar was followed by an excellent reception with an Asian inspired buffet.

The Bergen Chinese New Year seminar took place on Thursday January 26 at the Grand, organized by the Bergen Chamber and supported by Hong Kong London ETO and Hong Kong Trade Development Council.
The opening speech was made by the Mayor of Bergen , Ms. Marte Mjøs Pedersen, followed by excellent speakers from the Bergen internationally oriented business community and the Bergen University who presented cases on their operations in and through Hong Kong.
Around 60 representatives of business and public life in Bergen were given a first class update in How to do business in and through Hong Kong.
Afterwards a delicate seafood luncheon sponsored by Lerøy Seafood was served.