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Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office - San Francisco  

e-Hong Kong Dec 2014

A letter from Director Subrina Chow
Dear Friends, Peace to you and your family as we move on to another new year! Many of you have been following the news from Hong Kong and are well aware that the large-scale blockades of major thoroughfares in Hong Kong have been cleared as of December 15. That brought an end to the Occupy Movement that started in late September and lasted in our city for nearly 80 days.A Letter from Director Subrina Chow


Hong Kong’s Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development Visits Los Angeles
The Hong Kong Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development, Mr. Gregory So, visited the Los Angeles area on December 12 to foster cooperation and exchanges between Hong Kong and the United States. Hong Kong’s Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development Visits Los Angeles


 
Hong Kong’s Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development Visits Los Angeles

InvestHK Announces 2014 StartmeupHK Venture Programme Grand Award Winners
Six budding entrepreneurs from Hong Kong, the UK and the U.S. were named champions of the 2014 StartmeupHK Venture Programme, the second global startup contest designed and staged by Invest Hong Kong (InvestHK). InvestHK Announces 2014 StartmeupHK Venture Programme Grand Award Winners


 
InvestHK Announces 2014 StartmeupHK Venture Programme Grand Award Winners

The Golden Era at For Your Consideration Film Series
Hong Kong film director Ann Hui’s The Golden Era is one of the films submitted to compete for the 87th Foreign Film Academy Award nomination. Bay Area audiences will have an opportunity to watch this critically acclaimed movie on January 10 and 12, 2015 at Christopher B. Smith Rafael Film Center (1118 Fourth Street, San Rafael). The Golden Era at For Your Consideration Film Series


 
The Golden Era at For Your Consideration Film Series

Launch of Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect
The Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect was officially launched on November 17, 2014. Overseas and Hong Kong investors can now trade over 500 eligible A shares listed on the Shanghai Stock Exchange (SSE) through the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong (SEHK) directly. At the same time, the program allows eligible Mainland investors to trade directly in eligible stocks listed on the SEHK through SSE.. Launch of Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect

 
Launch of Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect

 


 
more news...
 

China Maritime Arbitration Commission Sets Up Arbitration Center in Hong Kong

Hong Kong Remains World’s Freest Economy

Hong Kong Welcomes World Bank’s Affirmation of Ease of Doing Business

Hong Kong First to Join WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement

Hong Kong and U.S. Sign Agreement to Facilitate Compliance with FATCA

International Montessori School Opens Its Fourth Campus in Hong Kong

Zurich University of the Arts Launches Regional Arts and Cultural Exchange in Hong Kong

Three-day Festival for Hong Kong Movies

Big Wheel Starts Rolling



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