Advocacy

AmCham’s advocacy support members and the broader international business community to voice out issues of concern and provide suggestions for Hong Kong to stay competitive and attractive to regional and international businesses through closed-door roundtables with senior government officials, position papers, submissions for public consultations, as well as engagement with the press and the social media.
AmCham hosted a dialogue last Friday with Government Chief Information Officer, Ir. Allen Yeung, JP, on Hong Kong’s Smart City Blueprint unveiled in December...
January 16, 2018

The Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data, Hong Kong (the Privacy Commissioner) issued the “Data Protection & Business Facilitation - Guiding Principles...
January 15, 2018

The Smart City Blueprint for Hong Kong was released today.
December 20, 2017

Tara Joseph says ending the full registration tax waiver on EVs is at odds with Hong Kong’s reputation for transparency and innovation, as well as its...
December 08, 2017

Representing American firms and related stakeholders in the EV industry, AmCham asks the Government to revisit the current EV policies to ensure the decisions...
November 15, 2017

The American Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong submitted a letter to the President of the United States on November 3 calling for the U.S. to shift to a...
November 06, 2017

Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed S. 504, the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Business Travel Cards Act of 2017, which is identical to...
October 24, 2017

Addressing an audience in Washington D.C. at an Oct 16 luncheon hosted by the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Hong Kong Financial Secretary...
October 18, 2017

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...
October 12, 2017

AmCham proposes key measures in response to the consultation of Chief Executive Carrie Lam’s inaugural Policy Address, emphasizing innovation, collaboration...
September 27, 2017