Feature Stories

14.07.2021

Global Trade in a Transformative Era

The word that springs to mind when we look at the state of today’s international trade is “disruptive”. Whether the change is driven by geopolitical disputes, technology or even the pandemic, it seems certain tha ...

14.07.2021

Changing Times

Founded in 1906 as one of the first companies financed solely by Chinese capital to export to the West, Li & Fung stands the test of time. Leading one of the most extensive global supply chain networks in the world, Dr William ...

14.07.2021

Facing the Challenge

Business disruptions brought about by the trade war between the US and China, COVID-19 and social unrest, have led to a challenging few years for retailers. Max MA, Chairman of Lee Heng Diamond Group and home-grown veteran retaile ...

14.07.2021

Dual Circulation Transition

At a time when the environment for international trade is becoming more vulnerable, China is moving ahead with its “dual-circulation paradigm”. Leading Chinese economist Justin LIN, a former HKUST scholar, explains why ...

14.07.2021

Time for Action

Now is the time for Hong Kong to capitalize on its unique position, says Nicholas KWAN who leads a team of researchers at the Hong Kong Trade Development Council in providing in-depth analysis and advice on the city’s econom ...