British Chambers of Commerce

Discovering and realising new opportunities in Asia

Tuesday, November 23, 2021 - 5:30am

HONG KONG, Nov 23, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - In order to strengthen the longstanding relationship between Hong Kong and UK businesses, the "Discovering and Realising New Opportunities in Asia" signature webinar was held last Thursday, 18 November, hosted by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) and co-organised by the British Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong.

Key Points: 
  • HONG KONG, Nov 23, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - In order to strengthen the longstanding relationship between Hong Kong and UK businesses, the "Discovering and Realising New Opportunities in Asia" signature webinar was held last Thursday, 18 November, hosted by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) and co-organised by the British Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong.
  • In his opening remarks, Dr Lam said: "In 2020, Hong Kong was the UK's 12 largest trading partner in the world and the second largest in Asia, after Mainland China.
  • Over US$6 billion of trade between the UK and Mainland China is routed through Hong Kong.
  • If you're able to succeed in Hong Kong, this actually creates much more opportunity within the GBA and Southeast Asia."

Performance Brokerage Services Advises on the Sale of Albany Subaru in California to Victory Automotive Group

Saturday, November 20, 2021 - 8:00am

IRVINE, Calif., Nov. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Performance Brokerage Services , North America's highest volume dealership brokerage firm, is pleased to announce the sale of Albany Subaru in California from John Nakamura to Jeffrey Cappo of Victory Automotive Group.

Key Points: 
  • IRVINE, Calif., Nov. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Performance Brokerage Services , North America's highest volume dealership brokerage firm, is pleased to announce the sale of Albany Subaru in California from John Nakamura to Jeffrey Cappo of Victory Automotive Group.
  • Over the last 5 years, Performance Brokerage Services has advised on the sale of over 250 dealerships, making it the highest volume dealership brokerage firm in North America.
  • Jason Stopnitzky, Co-Founder of Performance Brokerage Services, echoed Cappo's sentiment, stating, "This marks our sixth transaction with the Victory Automotive Group.
  • Performance Brokerage Services, Inc. is North America's highest volume dealership brokerage firm, specializing in buy-sell activity for automotive, commercial truck, motorcycle, RV and equipment dealerships.

Bluehole Publishes a Feature Story on Global Advocacy for Tobacco Harm Reduction Prior to WHO FCTC COP9

Wednesday, November 17, 2021 - 1:48am

Chinas leading vaping media, Bluehole New Consumption, today published a feature story on global advocacy for tobacco harm reduction prior to WHO FCTC COP9, while atomization offers promising prospects in healthcare and other fields.

Key Points: 
  • Chinas leading vaping media, Bluehole New Consumption, today published a feature story on global advocacy for tobacco harm reduction prior to WHO FCTC COP9, while atomization offers promising prospects in healthcare and other fields.
  • Instead, the WHO FCTC exhorts its Parties to impose high taxes and bans on all tobacco products, no matter combustible or non-combustible products.
  • Moreover, WHO FCTC COP9 raised more global concerns over biased regulatory guidance, which will undermine vapings potential to benefit public health, suggesting a step backward for global public health.
  • This letter argues that e-cigarettes are a driver of smoking cessation and tobacco harm reduction presents significant public health opportunities.

Industry Experts to Discuss the Transformation of the Global Supply Chain

Wednesday, September 29, 2021 - 2:00pm

PLANO, Texas, Sept.29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --On Wednesday, October 6th, Huawei Technologies USA, in partnership with The Economist, will bring together experts for a webinar titled: "Transforming Supply Chains:Domestic Versus Global."

Key Points: 
  • PLANO, Texas, Sept.29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --On Wednesday, October 6th, Huawei Technologies USA, in partnership with The Economist, will bring together experts for a webinar titled: "Transforming Supply Chains:Domestic Versus Global."
  • Supply chains across the globe have been faced with shortages, trading difficulties and export restrictions, causing them to focus on resiliency and self-reliance.
  • Panelists will discuss each of these topics and ultimately share their insights on how global chains will shift across countries.
  • For more information and to register for "Transforming Supply Chains:Domestic Versus Global," visit: https://eventscustom.economist.com/webinar/transforming-supply-chains/
    Huawei is a leading global provider of information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure and smart devices.

Europe Edition of Break The Ceiling Touch The Sky(R)- The Success and Leadership Summit To Be Held on Dec 1, 2020

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 10:00am

Ltd (HORP)today announced its expansion to Europe with the 2020 Europe Edition of Break the ceiling touch the sky the success and leadership summit for women.

Key Points: 
  • Ltd (HORP)today announced its expansion to Europe with the 2020 Europe Edition of Break the ceiling touch the sky the success and leadership summit for women.
  • The summit will be held virtually on December 1, 2020 and has as its industry Partners the British Chambers of Commerce(BCC), Singapore International Chamber of Commerce and ENACTUS.
  • Ltd and best-selling author of "Break the ceiling touch the sky: success secrets of the world's most inspirational women."
  • The 2020 Europe edition joins the worldwide presence ofBreak the ceiling touch the sky with current editions in Asia, ANZ, North America and the Middle East.

Wells Fargo collaborates with an alliance of diverse chambers of commerce on new Chamber Leadership Development Program

Monday, March 25, 2019 - 7:44pm

WASHINGTON, March 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --Today an alliance of diverse chambers of commerce, in collaboration with Wells Fargo, launched a new Chamber Leadership Development Program to support diverse entrepreneurs in the U.S.

Key Points: 
  • WASHINGTON, March 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --Today an alliance of diverse chambers of commerce, in collaboration with Wells Fargo, launched a new Chamber Leadership Development Program to support diverse entrepreneurs in the U.S.
  • The alliance includes the National LGBT Chamber of Commerce, the U.S. Black Chambers Inc., the U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, and the US Pan Asian American Chamber of Commerce Education Foundation.
  • The Chamber Leadership Development Program is aimed at educating and developing leaders of diverse state and local chambers of commerce to support diverse entrepreneurs.
  • "Through the Chamber Leadership Development Program, Wells Fargo sees an opportunity to strengthen diverse leaders within the small business community and to support local chambers in capacity building."