Hong Kong Trade Development Council

Tech, innovation, growth markets key to business recovery: HKTDC to focus on 14th Five-Year Plan opportunities

星期五, 六月 11, 2021 - 9:00am

It will also explore tripartite partnerships with mainland enterprises in overseas markets, especially the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).

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  • It will also explore tripartite partnerships with mainland enterprises in overseas markets, especially the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).
  • "We will create opportunities for businesses in both markets and industries.
  • With 50 offices globally, including 13 in Mainland China, the HKTDC promotes Hong Kong as a two-way global investment and business hub.
  • The HKTDC organises international exhibitions, conferences and business missions to create business opportunities for companies, particularly small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), in the mainland and international markets.

HKTDC's Start-up Fiesta kick-starts today

星期三, 五月 5, 2021 - 11:00am

b'HONG KONG, May 5, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) today announced the launch of the inaugural Hong Kong Start-up Fiesta campaign that will run in May and June.

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  • b'HONG KONG, May 5, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) today announced the launch of the inaugural Hong Kong Start-up Fiesta campaign that will run in May and June.
  • "The COVID-19 pandemic has had a big impact on the global economy, which means start-ups need our help more than ever.
  • Giving start-ups the chance to use their creativity to explore business opportunities will help them continue to grow during this challenging time.
  • The debut Start-up Fiesta campaign enlists the support of different organisations in the ecosystem, co-creating an array of activities to promote local entrepreneurship.

HKTDC Lifestyle ShoppingFest draws to successful close

星期一, 五月 3, 2021 - 10:00am

b'HONG KONG, May 3, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - The HKTDC Lifestyle ShoppingFest, a brand-new public fair organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), came to a successful close yesterday (2 May).

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  • b'HONG KONG, May 3, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - The HKTDC Lifestyle ShoppingFest, a brand-new public fair organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), came to a successful close yesterday (2 May).
  • The three fairs will be the first concurrent physical trade fairs to be staged by the HKTDC since the pandemic.
  • The Lifestyle ShoppingFest is a timely opportunity to provide a solid selling platform for various industries as the pandemic subsides.
  • Andy Cheung, the company\'s Business Development Manager, said: "The Lifestyle ShoppingFest showcased a wide range of products that attracted local consumers from different age groups.

HKTDC's debut Lifestyle ShoppingFest opens today

星期三, 四月 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 | ONLINE attracts 23,000 buyers

星期四, 四月 8, 2021 - 11:00am

The HKTDC International Sourcing Show | ONLINE featured more than 1,400 exhibitors from 20 countries and regions and 19 pavilions, attracting some 23,000 buyers from 131 countries and regions to source online.

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  • The HKTDC International Sourcing Show | ONLINE featured more than 1,400 exhibitors from 20 countries and regions and 19 pavilions, attracting some 23,000 buyers from 131 countries and regions to source online.
  • Following a successful debut at HKTDC Autumn Sourcing Week | ONLINE last year, the HKTDC once again offered 3D virtual booths at the International Sourcing Show | ONLINE.
  • As the trend for combining online and offline sourcing gains traction, the HKTDC conducted an online survey to gauge the views of exhibitors and buyers joining the International Sourcing Show.
  • *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.

MarketingPulse Online attracts more than 21,000 viewers

星期四, 四月 1, 2021 - 9:00am

HONG KONG, Apr 1, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - MarketingPulse Online, a two-day virtual conference organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), attracted more than 21,000 viewers from more than 50 countries and regions.

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  • HONG KONG, Apr 1, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - MarketingPulse Online, a two-day virtual conference organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), attracted more than 21,000 viewers from more than 50 countries and regions.
  • Navigating the confluence of art, science, technology and the natural world, the globally renowned art collective teamLab unveiled their creative philosophies and immersive experiences to the audience at MarketingPulse Online.
  • The MarketingPulse Online platform will remain open until 30 April.
  • The HKTDC also provides up-to-date market insights and product information via trade publications, research reports and digital news channels.

MarketingPulse Online opens today

星期二, 三月 30, 2021 - 11:00am

HONG KONG, Mar 30, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - MarketingPulse Online, a two-day virtual conference organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), opened today, bringing together more than 40 marketing and advertising experts from around the globe to share their creative strategies.

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  • HONG KONG, Mar 30, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - MarketingPulse Online, a two-day virtual conference organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), opened today, bringing together more than 40 marketing and advertising experts from around the globe to share their creative strategies.
  • MarketingPulse Online has brought together more than 40 marketing and advertising experts from around the globe to share their creative strategies and marketing expertise.
  • Under the theme "Marketing for GOOD", this year's MarketingPulse Online examines how companies are enhancing their branding strategies to engage consumers as part of the post-pandemic business recovery.
  • MarketingPulse Online brought together marketing experts from leading platforms and brands to explain their strategies and tricks of the trade to seize the significant opportunities presented by these platforms.

HKTDC International Sourcing Show: O2O strategies vital for businesses during pandemic

星期二, 三月 23, 2021 - 8:00am

The first round of webinars was held as part of the HKTDC International Sourcing Show with sessions including "International Sourcing Outlook", "Survive and Thrive: Leveraging End-to-end E-commerce Solutions" and "Utilising Licensing to Expand Your Business".

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  • The first round of webinars was held as part of the HKTDC International Sourcing Show with sessions including "International Sourcing Outlook", "Survive and Thrive: Leveraging End-to-end E-commerce Solutions" and "Utilising Licensing to Expand Your Business".
  • At the Plenary Session of the HKTDC International Sourcing Show, industry leaders shared on the latest market trends at a webinar titled "International Sourcing Outlook".
  • First, they need to pay attention to the changing global supply chain, which saw more customers sourcing within the region during the pandemic.
  • The International Sourcing Show is the first online-and-offline exhibition organised by the HKTDC.

HKTDC Export Index 1Q21: Export confidence continues to grow

星期一, 三月 22, 2021 - 9:00am

"Although the index has risen for four consecutive quarters, it remains in contractionary territory, suggesting a cautiously optimistic export outlook," said HKTDC Director of Research Nicholas Kwan.

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  • "Although the index has risen for four consecutive quarters, it remains in contractionary territory, suggesting a cautiously optimistic export outlook," said HKTDC Director of Research Nicholas Kwan.
  • The HKTDC conducts the Export Index survey every quarter, interviewing 500 local exporters from six major industries including machinery, electronics, jewellery, watches and clocks, toys and clothing, to gauge business confidence in near-term export prospects.
  • HKTDC Economist Samantha Yim said export confidence improved across all major industries.
  • The HKTDC also provides up-to-date market insights and product information via trade publications, research reports and digital news channels.

7,000 international participants attend FILMART Online

星期四, 三月 18, 2021 - 9:00am

HONG KONG, Mar 18, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - Organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), the HKTDC Hong Kong International Film and TV Market | Online (FILMART Online) attracted nearly 7,000 industry participants from 81 countries and regions over four days, with the release and promotion of some 2,200 film and television productions.

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  • HONG KONG, Mar 18, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - Organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), the HKTDC Hong Kong International Film and TV Market | Online (FILMART Online) attracted nearly 7,000 industry participants from 81 countries and regions over four days, with the release and promotion of some 2,200 film and television productions.
  • Having become more familiar with doing business through online platforms, exhibitors and buyers used the online meeting function at FILMART Online to participate in more than 2,000 meetings.
  • The multifunctional FILMART Online platform will remain open until 18 May.
  • Running from 15 to 18 March, FILMART Online saw a total of 27 online events staged, including nine conferences.