Environment

Industry news - Environment and Sustainability
The price of ivory in China has dropped sharply as that country plans to end the legal trade in ivory later this year, a leading elephant conservation...
April 03, 2017

Sustainability in Asia, Partnerships for Research and Implementation
March 31, 2017

The Chamber has been vocal in urging the government to collaborate more in devising a smart city strategy for Hong Kong as a priority issue to create a...
March 14, 2017

On Jan 26, AmCham hosted Ms. Phyllis Li, Deputy Director of Planning / Territorial, Planning Department to brief about HKSAR Government’s recent public...
February 02, 2017

People have long held conflicting viewpoints about the ethics of keeping animals in captivity. The American Humane Association (AHA) argues that as long...
January 31, 2017

Urbanization is a key policy in Mainland China, and because of China’s large population and scarcity of land and water, megacities – and cities conglomerate...
October 25, 2016

The combination of urbanization and population growth has given rise to a different level of smart city development in Asia-Pacific. It is a key area where...
October 20, 2016

Pollution is not a new issue for Hong Kong, as the government has been trying to improve it for years. Little by little, things are starting to turn around,...
June 29, 2015

Utilities expert Paul D. O’Rourke shares some lessons drawn from the establishment of competitive electricity markets in the US in the 1990s that can bear...
May 27, 2015

The APEC Business Advisory Council (ABAC), established 20 years ago by APEC, is a high-level advisory body where senior private sector representatives...
March 26, 2015