Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, San Francisco
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Welcome to the Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office in San Francisco

Established in 1986, the Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office in San Francisco represents the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR) Government in the western part of the United States. We seek to strengthen and broaden Hong Kong’s economic relations with the 19 western states, by enhancing understanding of the SAR’s free trade policy and its unique advantages as the two-way platform for overseas companies to access the China market and for Chinese companies to go global.

   
   
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Hong Kong Ranked World’s Freest Economy for 22nd Consecutive Year

Hong Kong Ranked World’s Freest Economy for 22nd Consecutive Year

The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government welcomed The Heritage Foundation’s ranking of Hong Kong as the world’s freest economy for the 22nd consecutive year in its 2016 Index of Economic Freedom.

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Tech Startups Plug Into HK

Tech Startups Plug Into HK

Hong Kong has been opening its doors to a new-generation of innovative entrepreneurs as it works towards building a dynamic startups ecosystem.

The city’s startup scene has experienced phenomenal growth in recent years. An Invest Hong Kong poll released last September showed 1,558 registered startups are operating in co-working spaces here, a 46% jump compared to 2014.

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Elon Musk on Entrepreneurship & Innovation

Elon Musk on Entrepreneurship & Innovation

The 2016 StartmeupHK Venture Forum, part of the week-long Startmeup Festival in Hong Kong, attracted more than 900 participants who had the opportunity to listen to renowned speakers talk about entrepreneurship and innovation. Here is an interview with Elon Musk.

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InvestHK Supported 49 US Companies to Set up in Hong Kong Last Year

InvestHK Supported 49 US Companies to Set up in Hong Kong Last Year

Invest Hong Kong helped 375 overseas and Mainland companies to set up or expand their businesses in Hong Kong last year, up 5.6% year-on-year, setting a new record.

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New Accelerator Launched in Hong Kong to Drive IoT Innovation

New Accelerator Launched in Hong Kong to Drive IoT Innovation

San Francisco-based Wearable IoT World (WIoTW) officially launched the U.S.-Pan Asia IoT Superhighway accelerator in Hong Kong on January 19, 2016.

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Asian Financial Forum Explores Asia's Role in Global Growth

The 9th Asian Financial Forum (AFF) in Hong Kong provided a high-level platform for more than 2,600 influential members of the global financial community to tap the investment opportunities of the evolving Asian and global economies.

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2016 Policy Address

Innovation and technology boosted in Policy Address

In his 2016 Policy Address, Hong Kong Chief Executive, Mr C Y Leung, today (January 13) unveiled a raft of initiatives to boost innovation and technology development in the city, best known as a gateway to China.

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Administrative Service Summer - Internship Programme - Government Organization

Administrative Service Summer Internship Program 2016

If you are a Hong Kong PR studying in the US and interested in pursuing a career in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) Government, you can get some hands-on experience by applying for this summer internship program. Applications have to be submitted by postal mail by February 16, 2016.

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