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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.

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.

Hong Kong’s In-Person Exhibitions Attract Over 1 Million Visits in Q2 2021

Monday, June 28, 2021 - 2:00pm

From April to June, Hong Kongs exhibition scene has been picking up more momentum with the return of close to 20 physical exhibitions at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC).

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  • From April to June, Hong Kongs exhibition scene has been picking up more momentum with the return of close to 20 physical exhibitions at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC).
  • "We are delighted to see such a strong pick-up in demand for physical fairs, said Kenneth Wong, General Manager of MICE & Cruise at the Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB).
  • These events are a good demonstration of Hong Kong's readiness to welcome business events of any scale, and an encouraging sign for the exhibition industry that the physical show is invaluable.
  • Priscilla Lo, Director of Hongkong-Asia Exhibition (Holdings) Ltd., organiser of the 18th Hong Kong Mega Showcase, the 19th Hong Kong Food Festival, the 21st Hong Kong Homex 2021 and the e-Expo & Auto HK, was ecstatic about the impressive attendance during the pandemic.

Hong Kong Celebrated the Power of Art In-Person and Virtually, as Art Basel – the World’s Leading Contemporary Art Fair – Returned in May

Saturday, May 22, 2021 - 1:01am

b'In May, the Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) rolled out the \xe2\x80\x9cArts in Hong Kong\xe2\x80\x9d to promote a series of in-person and virtual events throughout the month that have been arranged by fair organizers and cultural institutions around the city.

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  • b'In May, the Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) rolled out the \xe2\x80\x9cArts in Hong Kong\xe2\x80\x9d to promote a series of in-person and virtual events throughout the month that have been arranged by fair organizers and cultural institutions around the city.
  • Arts in Hong Kong ensured that audiences could reconnect with art and the vitality of Hong Kong, whether in person or abroad.\nWhen event venues shut down globally during the pandemic, people flocked online in record numbers to satisfy their deep craving for art and culture.
  • More than 100 galleries from Asia, Europe and the Americas have confirmed their participation.
  • In addition, Art Central will run concurrently at the HKCEC for the first time, and is free to attend with registration.

Hong Kong Celebrates the Power of Art Physically and Virtually, as the World’s Leading Contemporary Art Fair Returns in May

Friday, May 7, 2021 - 8:17am

View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210507005173/en/\nArt Basel is officially scheduled to take place from 21 to 23 May at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC).

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  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210507005173/en/\nArt Basel is officially scheduled to take place from 21 to 23 May at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC).
  • In addition, Art Central will run concurrently at the HKCEC for the first time, and is free to attend with registration.
  • www.artbasel.com/hong-kong\nFor the first time, satellite fair Art Central (20\xe2\x80\x9323 May) will take place alongside Art Basel at the HKCEC.
  • Works can be bought in person or online, and a talk programme organised by the Asia Society Hong Kong Center will be broadcast online.

HKTDC's debut Lifestyle ShoppingFest opens today

Wednesday, April 28, 2021 - 10:30am

b'HONG KONG, Apr 28, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) is launching a brand-new public fair, the Lifestyle ShoppingFest, which opens today (28 April) and runs for five days until 2 May at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC).

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  • b'HONG KONG, Apr 28, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) is launching a brand-new public fair, the Lifestyle ShoppingFest, which opens today (28 April) and runs for five days until 2 May at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC).
  • The event will help companies tap into the local retail market and win new business opportunities, while the public is provided with an enjoyable shopping experience.
  • "\nTo help encourage people to spend, a range of discounts and promotions are available at the fair.
  • The HKTDC also provides up-to-date market insights and product information via research reports and digital news channels.

HKTDC International Sourcing Show Opens on 17 March, Online-and-Offline Fair Helps Businesses Capture New Opportunities

Wednesday, March 17, 2021 - 1:44am

The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) is debuting the HKTDC International Sourcing Show, a trade exhibition held in both online and physical formats, to help businesses adjust to the new sourcing model.

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  • The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) is debuting the HKTDC International Sourcing Show, a trade exhibition held in both online and physical formats, to help businesses adjust to the new sourcing model.
  • Once the pandemic situation eases, businesses can join the physical show at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre from 26 to 29 July to explore further opportunities.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210316006131/en/
    In response to the pandemics impact on trade exhibitions globally, the HKTDC is debuting the HKTDC International Sourcing Show that will be held in both online and physical formats.
  • Highlighted webinars include International Sourcing Outlook, Survive and Thrive: Leveraging End-to-end E-commerce Solutions and Utilising Licensing to Expand Your Business.

HKTDC International Sourcing Show opens tomorrow

Tuesday, March 16, 2021 - 9:00am

HONG KONG, Mar 16, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - As global sourcing becomes increasingly digitalised in the wake of the pandemic, the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) is debuting the HKTDC International Sourcing Show, a trade exhibition held in both online and physical formats, to help businesses adjust to the new sourcing model.

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  • HONG KONG, Mar 16, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - As global sourcing becomes increasingly digitalised in the wake of the pandemic, the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) is debuting the HKTDC International Sourcing Show, a trade exhibition held in both online and physical formats, to help businesses adjust to the new sourcing model.
  • In response to the pandemic's impact on trade exhibitions globally, the HKTDC is debuting the HKTDC International Sourcing Show that will be held in both online and physical formats.
  • The first round of seminars will be held in March during the International Sourcing Show and will include sessions such as "International Sourcing Outlook" and "Survive and Thrive: Leveraging End-to-end E-commerce Solutions".
  • * The seven fairs are: the HKTDC Hong Kong Toys & Games Fair, HKTDC Hong Kong Baby Products Fair, HKTDC Hong Kong Houseware Fair, HKTDC Hong Kong International Home Textiles & Furnishing Fair, HKTDC Hong Kong Fashion Week, HKTDC Hong Kong Gifts & Premium Fair, and the Hong Kong International Printing & Packaging Fair.