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June 20, 2018

HONG KONG - The HKTDC Export Index for the second quarter of 2018 has climbed to a 29-quarter high and indicated positive sentiment among local exporters for the first time in 12 months.

June 19, 2018

BEIJING - President Xi Jinping has stressed the need to build an elite maritime force “to resolutely accomplish various missions entrusted by the Party and the people”, China’s State newsagency, Xinhua reported.

June 18, 2018

SEOUL – South Korea’s Foreign Minister, Kang Kyung-wha, said today that the Government aims to declare a formal end to war with North Korea this year, and that it is flexible regarding the time and format. 

June 18, 2018

HONG KONG - Amid the growing uncertainty of the global economic scenario - stemming from the potential escalation of tariff increases initiated by the US - the main central banks have launched a crystal-clear message this week: monetary policies are entering a new phase, says BBVA in a research note.


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Third Belt and Road Summit next Thursday

June 28, 2018

The third Belt and Road Summit, jointly organised by the Hong Kong SAR Government and the Hong Kong Trade Development Council  will be held on June 28 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC).

 Themed “Collaborate for Success”, the Summit has invited about 70 Government officials, business leaders and representatives of international organisations from Hong Kong, the Chinese mainland and around the world to share their insights and to explore collaboration opportunities.

Thailand Investment Seminar – Perth

July 17, 2018

Thailand, strategically located at the heart of Asia, is seeking Australian investment in key industry sectors – including biotech, medical tech, smart agriculture and farming, automation and robotics, machinery, automotive and parts, and higher education.

The Thailand Board of Investment in collaboration with the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Western Australia will host a seminar in Perth on July 17, 2018, detailing investment incentives available for foreign firms.

Belt and Road International Food Expo – Hong Kong

June 27, 2018 to June 29, 2018

HONG KONG is to host the First Belt and Road International Food Expo (BRIFE 2018) at AsiaWorldExpo from June 27- 29 to facilitate trade and provide an international platform for buyers, sellers and service providers of food industry to explore opportunities.

Five halls of separate specialised sectors will offer new opportunities and ideas in procurement, business matching and professional business solutions from 73 Belt and Road countries and regions.