Economy of Hong Kong

Hong Kong Jewellery Design Competition winning pieces on display at Jewellery Show

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 11:00am

In advance of the twin jewellery shows, the results of the 22nd Hong Kong Jewellery Design Competition were announced, throwing the spotlight on the creative flair of local jewellery designers.

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  • In advance of the twin jewellery shows, the results of the 22nd Hong Kong Jewellery Design Competition were announced, throwing the spotlight on the creative flair of local jewellery designers.
  • Organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), the HKTDC Hong Kong International Jewellery Show and HKTDC Hong Kong International Diamond, Gem & Pearl Show opened at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) yesterday.
  • The winning pieces are now on display at the Jewellery Show (Hall 3E Concourse) to showcase the ingenuity of original Hong Kong designs to jewellery buyers and exhibitors.
  • Jointly organised by the HKTDC, the Hong Kong Jewellers' & Goldsmiths' Association, Hong Kong Jewellery & Jade Manufacturers Association, Hong Kong Jewelry Manufacturers' Association and the Diamond Federation of Hong Kong, China, the Hong Kong Jewellery Design Competition aims to enhance the design quality of the local jewellery industry, identify talent, and promote Hong Kong's outstanding jewellery collections to local and international buyers.

HKTDC Twin Jewellery Events Open in Hong Kong

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 7:52am

The HKTDC Hong Kong International Jewellery Show and HKTDC Hong Kong International Diamond, Gem & Pearl Show, opened on 25 July at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) and will run until 29 July.

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  • The HKTDC Hong Kong International Jewellery Show and HKTDC Hong Kong International Diamond, Gem & Pearl Show, opened on 25 July at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) and will run until 29 July.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210725005042/en/
    The HKTDC Hong Kong International Jewellery Show and the HKTDC Hong Kong International Diamond, Gem & Pearl Show, organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), take place on 25-29 July 2021 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC), helping jewellers capture business opportunities as the pandemic continues.
  • HKTDC Deputy Executive Director Benjamin Chau said: The HKTDC twin jewellery shows provide a one-stop marketing and sourcing platform to showcase the latest and finest jewellery items as well as raw materials, helping Hong Kong to maintain its position as a trading and sourcing hub for this important sector.
  • Hong Kong International Jewellery Show: hkjewelleryshow.hktdc.com
    View source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210725005042/en/

Hong Kong Trade Development Council Chairman Dr Peter KN Lam confident in Hong Kong's business environment

Tuesday, July 20, 2021 - 11:30am

HONG KONG, July 20, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) noticed recent discussions on Hong Kong's business environment.

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  • HONG KONG, July 20, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) noticed recent discussions on Hong Kong's business environment.
  • Dr Peter KN Lam, Chairman of the HKTDC, said that most companies operating in Hong Kong remain confident in the city's business landscape.
  • Dr. Lam said, "Based on my interaction with Hong Kong's international business community, they are excited about the vast opportunities arising from the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area development, and see Hong Kong as the ideal entry point."
  • The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) is a statutory body established in 1966 to promote, assist and develop Hong Kong's trade.

30th HKTDC Education & Careers Expo opens today

Thursday, July 15, 2021 - 11:00am

Hub for study and job opportunities, 2,600+ vacancies offered

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  • Hub for study and job opportunities, 2,600+ vacancies offered
    HONG KONG, July 15, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - Organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), the 30th edition of the HKTDC Education & Careers Expo opened today and runs until 18 July (Sunday) at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC).
  • The expo is held concurrently with the HKTDC Hong Kong Book Fair, HKTDC Hong Kong Sports and Leisure Expo and HKTDC World of Snacks, all taking place at the HKCEC.
  • Open to the public free of charge, the two major sections at the expo - Education and Careers - provide comprehensive information on education and job opportunities.
  • In her welcoming remarks, Margaret Fong, HKTDC Executive Director, said: "Entering its 30th edition, the Education & Careers Expo is a one-stop platform for students and jobseekers looking to review a broad range of education opportunities and career options.

HKTDC Hong Kong Book Fair, Sports and Leisure Expo and World of Snacks open to public today

Wednesday, July 14, 2021 - 10:00am

HONG KONG, July 14, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - The 31st HKTDC Hong Kong Book Fair, organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), begins today at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) and closes on 20 July.

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  • HONG KONG, July 14, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - The 31st HKTDC Hong Kong Book Fair, organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), begins today at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) and closes on 20 July.
  • Running in tandem with the Book Fair are the HKTDC Hong Kong Sports and Leisure Expo and debut HKTDC World of Snacks.
  • This year's Hong Kong Sports and Leisure Expo delivers a full programme that offers numerous sporting and leisure experiences.
  • The 31st HKTDC Hong Kong Book Fair, HKTDC Hong Kong Sports and Leisure Expo and World of Snacks
    - Hong Kong Book Fair: www.hkbookfair.com/en
    - Hong Kong Sports and Leisure Expo: www.hkbookfair.com/hksportsleisureexpo/en
    The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) is a statutory body established in 1966 to promote, assist and develop Hong Kong's trade.

Renowned authors speak at HKTDC Hong Kong Book Fair

Friday, July 9, 2021 - 12:00pm

HONG KONG, July 9, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - The long-awaited 31st HKTDC Hong Kong Book Fair takes place from 14 to 20 July at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC).

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  • HONG KONG, July 9, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - The long-awaited 31st HKTDC Hong Kong Book Fair takes place from 14 to 20 July at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC).
  • Other authors in the star-studded line-up include Liang Hong, Shuang Xuetao and Wei Hui from Mainland China and Cheng Pei-kai, Louis Ng, Xu Zidong, Ronald Soong and Zhou Jieru from Hong Kong.
  • Seminar Series information and photo download: https://bit.ly/35WxcRD
    The 31st HKTDC Hong Kong Book Fair, HKTDC Hong Kong Sports and Leisure Expo and World of Snacks
    - Hong Kong Book Fair: www.hkbookfair.com/en
    - Hong Kong Sports and Leisure Expo: www.hkbookfair.com/hksportsleisureexpo/en
    The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) is a statutory body established in 1966 to promote, assist and develop Hong Kong's trade.
  • With 50 offices globally, including 13 in Mainland China, the HKTDC promotes Hong Kong as a two-way global investment and business hub.

Innovative New Collection of VTech® Kidi Tech Electronics Announced

Wednesday, July 7, 2021 - 2:03pm

CHICAGO, July 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- VTech, a global leader in children's electronics and a pioneer in the children's wearable technology category, today announced its 2021 Kidi Tech collection.

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  • CHICAGO, July 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- VTech, a global leader in children's electronics and a pioneer in the children's wearable technology category, today announced its 2021 Kidi Tech collection.
  • "Our success lies in taking cues from adult tech trends and developing secure devices that support the way kids play," said Andy Keimach, President, VTech Electronics North America.
  • "Our Kidi Tech line features the coolest, age-appropriate tech toys."
  • These innovative new Kidi Tech electronics, for ages 4 and up, will be available this fall.

HKTDC Education & Careers Expo opens next week

Tuesday, July 6, 2021 - 11:00am

The event will run concurrently with the HKTDC Hong Kong Book Fair, HKTDC Hong Kong Sports and Leisure Expo and World of Snacks, all taking place at the HKCEC.

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  • The event will run concurrently with the HKTDC Hong Kong Book Fair, HKTDC Hong Kong Sports and Leisure Expo and World of Snacks, all taking place at the HKCEC.
  • Speaking at a press conference held today, Sophia Chong, HKTDC Assistant Executive Director, said that the HKTDC Education & Careers Expo will provide a one-stop platform for education, further studies and career opportunities.
  • Open to the public free of charge, the expo provides comprehensive information on education and job opportunities available in Hong Kong and overseas.
  • This year, the Education & Careers Expo features several thematic zones covering further education, continuing studies and job opportunities.

Oriental Culture Holding LTD Relocates Its Principal Executive Office to Hong Kong

Tuesday, June 29, 2021 - 12:30pm

Hong Kong, China, June 29, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Oriental Culture Holding LTD. (OCG or the Company) (NASDAQ: OCG), a leading online provider of collectibles and artwork e-commerce services, today announced it has relocated its headquarters to Hong Kong, effective on June 28, 2021.

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  • Hong Kong, China, June 29, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Oriental Culture Holding LTD. (OCG or the Company) (NASDAQ: OCG), a leading online provider of collectibles and artwork e-commerce services, today announced it has relocated its headquarters to Hong Kong, effective on June 28, 2021.
  • The new office address is: Room 1402, Richmake Commercial Building, 198-200 Queens Road Central, Hong Kong.
  • "The relocation of our headquarters to Hong Kong, an international business and financial center, meets our current strategic business plans and supports our efforts to streamline the operational efficiencies of the Company."
  • The Company undertakes no obligation to publicly revise these forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances that arise after the date hereof.

VTech Announces FY2021 Annual Results

Tuesday, May 18, 2021 - 10:44am

Baby monitors performed especially well, boosted by strong demand for the new series of VTech 1080p High Definition Smart Wi-Fi baby monitors.

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  • Baby monitors performed especially well, boosted by strong demand for the new series of VTech 1080p High Definition Smart Wi-Fi baby monitors.
  • As a result, VTech baby monitors strengthened their position as the number one brand in the US and Canada[5].
  • VTech has a diverse product mix, fully integrated operations and a proven ability to bring innovative products to market consistently.
  • With advanced educational expertise and cutting-edge innovation, VTech products provide fun and learning to children around the world.