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Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam delivered her maiden policy address since taking office on July 1 last Wednesday (10/11), laying out her government's priorities for the coming five years.

Press & Media

Govt Relations
Addressing an audience in Washington D.C. at an Oct 16 luncheon hosted by the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Hong Kong Financial Secretary Paul Chan reiterated the strength of U.S.-HK trade, and provided an overview of HK’s economic growth over the past 20 years.

China Affairs
As China's globalization drive continues with the rapid rise of Chinese brands and tech companies as well as massive infrastructure and development plans across the region, AmCham invites panels of experts to discuss the changing landscape of business and what it means for Hong Kong

AmChamHK Magazine
AmCham proposes key measures in response to the consultation of Chief Executive Carrie Lam’s inaugural Policy Address, emphasizing innovation, collaboration and China’s economic initiatives. The Chamber is optimistic that Hong Kong’s new leadership will forge ahead with fresh development, incorporating China’s major economic pillars and the city’s unique position

Industry News
The Qianhai Special Economic Zone in Shenzhen has been touted as the “Next Hong Kong.” Dr. Witman Hung, Principal Liaison Officer for Hong Kong Shenzhen Qianhai Authority, says the point is collaboration with Hong Kong, not competition

Women of Influence
AmCham President Tara Joseph visited GT (Ellen Yeung) College on September 19th to speak to students about her own experiences and how they might shape their own future. The outing was part of AmCham’s Conversation with a Leader series, developed by Frank Wong, co-leader of the chamber’s Education Affairs Group.

Charitable Foundation
The AmCham Charitable Foundation, in partnership with the American Women’s Association (AWA), provides five Hong Kong-based charities with charitable grants in support of philanthropic causes dedicated to the underprivileged and needy as a way of giving back to the community