“I wanted to work on public issues which have both a private and public dimension. For instance, a polluted environment impacts on all of us personally"
Successful Companies in HK
Working success in Hong Kong is not only a matter of financial issues; but there is also an emphasis on family and generational continuity as an expression of success. Moreover, not to be outdated by the never sleeping Hong Kong, success comes along with being switched on, full of energy and motivated at all times.
Continued changes in recruitment trends in Asia
Demand for executive skills will continue gravitating towards talented locals who have educational and career ...
Work in the City of HK
Founded in the mid-19th century on what was described as a ‘barren rock’ at the mouth of the Pearl River Delta, the British fashioned Hong Kong as a low-tax free-trade port from where European merchants did business with Imperial China.
As a Special Administrative Region of China, modern-day Hong Kong continues to be ranked No.1, year after year, on the New York Times/Heritage Foundation’s ‘Index of Economic Freedom’, and the No.3 economy on the World Bank’s ‘Ease ...
HK: the Tiger is Still Roaring
Hong Kong is a small, open, trade-dependent economy which saw its GDP growth rate drop from 9.5% in 2007 to 3.8% in 2008. Hong Kong University’s APEC Study Centre expects a contraction of 3.1% in 2009 while the Asian Development Bank (ADB) forecasts Hong Kong to grow at 3% over 2010, benefiting from its proximity to a rapidly recovering mainland Chinese economy.
Twsm sought commentary from a range of perspectives on Hong Kong’s current and future economic prospects.