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.
The current structure of U.S. corporate and income tax based on citizenship makes corporations and citizens abroad far less competitive than their counterparts....
July 31, 2017

The American Chamber of Commerce has called on the U.S. government to grant visa-free travel status for Hong Kong SAR passport holders, a measure that...
July 04, 2017

Hong Kong – July 3, 2017 – The American Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong (AmCham HK) advocated stronger U.S. engagement in the fast growing Asia Pacific...
July 03, 2017

China’s President Xi Jinping has inaugurated the new Hong Kong administration led by Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, the first woman to lead the city.
July 03, 2017

Speaking to an audience at CSIS in Washington DC, U.S. Consul General Kurt Tong re-affirmed the importance of Hong Kong's autonomy, optimistic that while...
June 30, 2017

AmCham hosts a cocktail gala in commemoration of the establishment of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
June 13, 2017

AmCham’s Director of Government Relations and Public Affairs explains the significance of the upcoming annual Washington Doorknock and describes her crucial...
June 13, 2017

Chief Executive-elect Carrie Lam on Thursday pledged to make sure there'll be no erosion of Hong Kong's core values.
June 09, 2017

It was an act of defiance broadcast live on Hong Kong TV: A lone lawmaker walks through the city’s legislative chamber, taking small Chinese and Hong Kong...
June 09, 2017

The American Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong (AmCham) celebrated the 20th anniversary of the handover of Hong Kong with American businesses, the expatriate...
June 09, 2017