Commerce and Economic Development Bureau - Major Speeches, Presentations and Press Releases
  
Major Speeches, Presentations and Press Releases



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SCED speaks on Copyright (Amendment) Bill 2014 19-12-2015
SCED speaks on Copyright (Amendment) Bill 2014 (1) 18-12-2015
SCED speaks on Copyright (Amendment) Bill 2014 (2) 18-12-2015
SCED speaks on Copyright (Amendment) Bill 2014 17-12-2015
SCED speaks on Copyright (Amendment) Bill 2014 16-12-2015
SCED speaks on Copyright (Amendment) Bill 2014 12-12-2015
SCED speaks on Copyright (Amendment) Bill 2014 09-12-2015
Speech by SCED at Disney ImagiNations Hong Kong Award Ceremony (English only) 09-12-2015
SCED speaks on Food Truck Pilot Scheme 08-12-2015
SCED's articles: Let’s Make Good Use of the Competition Ordinance 07-12-2015
SCED speaks on Competition Ordinance and Copyright (Amendment) Bill 2014 07-12-2015
SCED attends closing ceremony of 54th OSEAL Forum in Thailand 06-12-2015
SCED welcomes staging of 55th Orient and Southeast Asian Lions Forum in Hong Kong next year 05-12-2015
Speech by SCED at 55th OSEAL Forum Hong Kong Reception in Bangkok (English only) 05-12-2015
SCED to attend closing ceremony of 54th Orient and Southeast Asian Lions Forum in Thailand 04-12-2015
Speech by SCED at 5th Business of IP Asia Forum (English only) 03-12-2015
LCQ17: Regulation of sale of coupons by shops 02-12-2015
LCQ10: Establishment of Travel Industry Authority 02-12-2015
Speech by SCED at opening ceremony of DETOUR 2015 (English only) 27-11-2015
Ninth Structured Dialogue expands ties between HKSAR and European Union 26-11-2015
LCQ9: Sustainable development of traditional and emerging industries 25-11-2015
LCQ20: Provision of analogue TV broadcasting services by RTHK upon expiry of ATV's free TV licence 25-11-2015
Speech by SCED at "The Year Ahead: Greater China 2016" forum (English only) 23-11-2015
SCED speaks on Director of Audit's report on Hongkong Post 19-11-2015
Speech by SCED at GS1 Hong Kong Supply Chain Management Excellence Summit 2015 (English only) 19-11-2015
LCQ3: Overseas tourism promotion 18-11-2015
LCQ8: Enhancing productivity of Hong Kong 18-11-2015
SCED continues to attend APEC Ministerial Meeting 17-11-2015
SCED meets commerce and trade ministers of Indonesia and Thailand 17-11-2015
SCED attends APEC ministerial meeting in the Philippines 16-11-2015
SCED meets Vice Minister of Commerce 16-11-2015
SCED to attend APEC ministerial meeting in the Philippines 13-11-2015
LCQ15: Employment of information technology staff by Government 11-11-2015
LCQ9: Regulation of inbound mainland tour groups 11-11-2015
SCED speaks on tighter control on tourism market in Hong Kong and Mainland 11-11-2015
SCED speaks on scope of work of Commerce and Economic Development Bureau 10-11-2015
SCED welcomes provision of screening facilities at North District Town Hall 10-11-2015
SCED speaks on establishment of ITB 06-11-2015
SCED to meet with CNTA officials in Beijing 06-11-2015
SCED speaks on measures to regulate inbound Mainland group tours 06-11-2015
SCED visits Hong Kong International Wine & Spirits Fair 05-11-2015
LCQ2: Hong Kong's accession to the Trans-Pacific Partnership 04-11-2015
LCQ12: Public Wi-Fi services 04-11-2015
LCQ18: Regulation of tourism industry 04-11-2015
Chief Executive in Council approves termination of sound broadcasting licence of Phoenix U Radio 03-11-2015
SCED speaks on proposed establishment of ITB 30-10-2015
Speech by SCED at World Travel Awards Asia & Australasia Gala Ceremony 2015 (English only) 29-10-2015
LCQ10: Blocking of bogus calls by telecommunications operators 28-10-2015
LCQ11: Internet access services for residents in remote areas 28-10-2015
LCQ14: Development of film industry 28-10-2015
LCQ19: Street posting boxes bearing British crown and royal cypher engravings 28-10-2015
Speech by SCED at UBS Hong Kong Open 2015 Prize Presentation Ceremony (English only) 25-10-2015
SCED speaks on death of Mainland tourist 22-10-2015
SCED visits Central and Western District 20-10-2015
SCED visits co-working space for start-ups 19-10-2015
SCED visits co-working space for start-ups 19-10-2015
SCED's speech at gala dinner organised by Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, Brussels, in Brussels (English only) 14-10-2015
SCED continues visit to Belgium 13-10-2015
SCED to visit Belgium 09-10-2015
SCED officiates at opening ceremony of Tate's Cairn weather radar 08-10-2015
SCED visits Tai Po District 05-10-2015
SCED exchanges views with Consul-General of Republic of Kazakhstan on business opportunities under "Belt and Road" initiative 05-10-2015
SCED speaks on tourism 03-10-2015
SCED's articles: Hong Kong continues to evolve as a tourist destination 02-10-2015
SCED speaks on tourism 02-10-2015
SCED visits IoT tech company 30-09-2015
SCED exchanges views with local consulate representatives of Middle East countries on business opportunities under "Belt and Road" initiative 30-09-2015
SCED speaks on tourism and mobile TV service 29-09-2015
Government committed to supporting SMEs in Hong Kong 25-09-2015
SCED attends 22nd APEC SME Ministerial Meeting in the Philippines 25-09-2015
SCED's speech at 22nd APEC Small and Medium Enterprises Ministerial Meeting in Iloilo City (English only) 25-09-2015
SCED's speech at "Hong Kong: Where Business Goes to Grow" seminar in Manila (English only) 24-09-2015
Hong Kong and the Philippines sign MOI on investment promotion co-operation 24-09-2015
SCED to attend 22nd APEC SME Ministerial Meeting in the Philippines 22-09-2015
SCED speaks on ATV 21-09-2015
Transcript of remarks by SCED at media session 19-09-2015
SCED speaks on Competition Ordinance and ATV 18-09-2015
SCED speaks to media on ATV 11-09-2015
SCED continues to attend APEC Structural Reform Ministerial Meeting 08-09-2015
SCED attends APEC Structural Reform Ministerial Meeting in the Philippines 07-09-2015
SCED holds bilateral meeting with Minister of Commerce and Consumer Affairs of New Zealand 07-09-2015
SCED to attend APEC Structural Reform Ministerial Meeting in the Philippines 04-09-2015
SCED's speech at StartmeupHK Festival Launch Reception (English only) 01-09-2015
SCED meets up-and-coming local comic artists 31-08-2015
SCED views operation of food trucks in San Francisco 29-08-2015
SCED: Hong Kong an excellent base for Mexican companies 28-08-2015
SCED's speech at INADEM in Mexico (English only) 28-08-2015
SCED's speech at HKTDC networking luncheon in Mexico (English only) 28-08-2015
SCED invites Mexican companies to tap business opportunities in Hong Kong and "Belt and Road" countries 27-08-2015
SCED meets senior government officials and business leaders in Mexico 27-08-2015
Hong Kong and Mexico to launch negotiations on Investment Promotion and Protection Agreement 27-08-2015
SCED encourages Chilean companies to seize business opportunities under "Belt and Road" initiatives 26-08-2015
SCED's speech at luncheon in Santiago (English only) 26-08-2015
SCED begins visit to Chile 25-08-2015
SCED's speech at networking luncheon in Santiago (English only) 25-08-2015
Transcript of remarks by SCED at media session 22-08-2015
SCED visits participants of ICT Outreach Programmes for Elderly 21-08-2015
SCED to visit Chile and Mexico 21-08-2015
Hong Kong ready to attract start-ups to develop IoT industry 20-08-2015
SCED visits Hong Kong Observatory 19-08-2015
SCED views operation of food trucks in Australia 15-08-2015
SCED's speech at HKABA (SA Chapter) Business Awards gala dinner in Adelaide (English only) 14-08-2015
SCED witnesses signing of Memorandum of Understanding on Tourism Co-operation between Hong Kong and South Australi 14-08-2015
SCED's speech at OzAsia Festival eye-dotting ceremony and reception in Adelaide (English only) 14-08-2015
SCED promotes Hong Kong as Asia's wine hub 13-08-2015
SCED meets senior Australian officials 12-08-2015
SCED continues visit to Australia 11-08-2015
SCED begins visit to Australia 10-08-2015
SCED to visit Australia 07-08-2015
SCED joins VIP tour at start-up conference 31-07-2015
SCED speaks to media on proposed establishment of ITB 18-07-2015
Government plans to fully commence Competition Ordinance on December 14, 2015 16-07-2015
Economic Development Commission holds eighth meeting today 15-07-2015
SCED's speech at International Conference on Systematic Innovation and Global Competition on Systematic Innovation (English only) 15-07-2015
Establishment of Advisory Group on Implementation of Fashion Initiatives 13-07-2015
SCED speaks to media on proposed establishment of ITB 08-07-2015
LCQ2: Procurement policy of IT products and services and implementation of government IT projects 08-07-2015
SCED speaks on tourism 05-07-2015
SCED's speech at fDi Forum Asia 2015 (English only) 30-06-2015
SCED: Hong Kong an ideal place for investment 30-06-2015
SCED's speech at "New Investment Promotion Strategies: Towards Sustainable Growth" Seminar (English only) 25-06-2015
SCED speaks to media on proposed establishment of ITB 24-06-2015
LCQ20: Vetting procedures for compensation cases by Hongkong Post 24-06-2015
Government committed to developing cruise tourism 20-06-2015
Appointments to Board of Directors of Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation 19-06-2015
Appointments to Board of Ocean Park Corporation 19-06-2015
SCED promotes economic and trade co-operation in Tianjin 18-06-2015
"Creative Hong Kong" thematic exhibition to be held in Tianjin 18-06-2015
LCQ11: Allocation of spectrum 17-06-2015
SCED's speech at opening ceremony of Asian Attractions Expo 2015 (English only) 17-06-2015
SCED to promote Hong Kong in Tianjin 16-06-2015
Transcript of remarks by SCED on ATV and tourism 15-06-2015
Appointment of Hong Kong Productivity Council Chairman 12-06-2015
SCED's speech at Tech Symposium in Chicago (English only) 11-06-2015
SCED: Hong Kong strives to create enabling environment for start-ups 11-06-2015
SCED's speech at "Think Asia, Think Hong Kong" Toronto luncheon (English only) 09-06-2015
SCED in Toronto promotes Hong Kong tourism 09-06-2015
SCED starts duty visit programme in Toronto 08-06-2015
SCED's speech at evening reception at Regional Council of Burgundy (English only) 06-06-2015
Hong Kong: a business-friendly environment for French enterprises 06-06-2015
SCED's speech at official lunch at Chateau du Clos de Vougeot in Dijon (English only) 05-06-2015
SCED visits Burgundy 05-06-2015
SCED to visit Canada and United States 04-06-2015
SCED attends OECD Ministerial Council Meeting in Paris 04-06-2015
LCQ5: Regulation of online television and radio programmes 03-06-2015
LCQ9: Accommodation for tourists 03-06-2015
SCED concludes visit to Germany 03-06-2015
SCED: Hong Kong aims to become premier IP trading hub 02-06-2015
SCED's speech at gala dinner in Berlin (English only) 02-06-2015
SCED's speech at International Roundtable Discussion on Intellectual Property Trading in Berlin (English only) 02-06-2015
SCED continues visit to Germany 01-06-2015
SCED begins visit to Germany 31-05-2015
SCED's speech at opening ceremony of "Friday Dress Hong Kong" (English only) 29-05-2015
SCED to visit Germany and France 29-05-2015
SCED officiates at opening session of SmartHK fair in Jinan 27-05-2015
SCED arrives in Jinan to attend SmartHK fair 26-05-2015
SCED to attend SmartHK fair in Jinan 25-05-2015
SCED continues to attend APEC ministerial meeting 24-05-2015
Hong Kong and Canada conclude negotiation on Investment Promotion and Protection Agreement 23-05-2015
SCED attends APEC ministerial meeting in the Philippines 23-05-2015
SCED's speech at 2015 Symposium on Sustainability Management (English only) 22-05-2015
SCED to attend APEC ministerial meeting in the Philippines 21-05-2015
Intellectual Property Manager Scheme launched 21-05-2015
SCED's speech at luncheon reception in honour of Chief Minister of Gujarat of India (English only) 20-05-2015
LCQ6: Application for free TV licence from HKTVN 20-05-2015
LCQ2: Domestic free television programme service licences 20-05-2015
SCED attends Expo Central China 2015 in Wuhan 18-05-2015
SCED arrives in Wuhan for Expo Central China 2015 17-05-2015
SCED's Speech at ACCA Annual Conference 2015 (English only) 16-05-2015
SCED to attend Expo Central China 2015 in Wuhan 15-05-2015
LCQ1: Use and management of public sector information 13-05-2015
Free TV licence of TVB renewed 12-05-2015
SCED speaks to media on TVB's application for renewal of free TV licence 12-05-2015
SCED speaks on WEF's Travel & Tourism Competitiveness Report 07-05-2015
SCED meets Governor of Heilongjiang Province 06-05-2015
LCQ5: Reception of television signals in remote areas 06-05-2015
LCQ13: Telecommunications infrastructure 06-05-2015
SCED speaks to media on tourism 02-05-2015
SCED meets with Hong Kong Film Directors' Guild 30-04-2015
SCED visits Hong Kong Gifts and Premium Fair 30-04-2015
LCQ17: Development of cinemas in Hong Kong 29-04-2015
LCQ1: Decline in number of visitors to Hong Kong 29-04-2015
SCED's speech at grand opening of Brinc's IoT Hub (English only) 28-04-2015
SCED visits Kuala Lumpur 25-04-2015
SCED to visit Kuala Lumpur 24-04-2015
SCED speaks to media on new application for domestic free television programme service licence 22-04-2015
LCQ4: Impacts of Hongkong Post's costs management measures on its staff members 22-04-2015
LCQ8: Construction of a shopping mall in Lok Ma Chau 22-04-2015
LCQ15: Offences in Trade Descriptions Ordinance relating to unfair trade practices 22-04-2015
LCQ18: Development of arts and cultural industry in Hong Kong 22-04-2015
SCED speaks to media on ATV 21-04-2015
SCED's speech at launch event of The Hub (English only) 21-04-2015
CE attends China (Guangdong) Pilot Free Trade Zone plaque-unveiling ceremony 21-04-2015
SCED's speech at cocktail reception of World Intellectual Property Day (English only) 20-04-2015
SCED's speech at Battle Silicon in Cyberport (English only) 20-04-2015
SCED's speech at Hong Kong Electronics Symposium 2015 (English only) 17-04-2015
SCED speaks on proposed shopping centre at border area 16-04-2015
LC: Speech by SCED in moving motion to amend the Competition (Turnover) Regulation 16-04-2015
SCED speaks on "HAPPY@hongkong Super JETSO 2015" 16-04-2015
SCED's speech at Internet of Things Symposium 2015 (English only) 16-04-2015
LCQ4: Hong Kong's capacity to receive visitors 15-04-2015
LCQ7: Information technology support services in bureaux and government departments 15-04-2015
LCQ2: Small and Medium Enterprises Financing Guarantee Scheme 15-04-2015
SCED speaks on "one trip per week" Individual Visit Endorsements 13-04-2015
HKSAR Government welcomes new measure to optimise "multiple-entry" Individual Visit Endorsements 13-04-2015
Appointments to Hong Kong Film Development Council 10-04-2015
SCED speaks on promotion campaign to boost tourism 08-04-2015
SCED to go to Shanghai 08-04-2015
SCED speaks to media on non-renewal of ATV's licence 04-04-2015
SCED speaks to media on non-renewal of ATV's licence (2) 02-04-2015
SCED speaks to media on non-renewal of ATV's licence (1) 02-04-2015
SCED's opening remarks at press conference on domestic free television programme service licences 01-04-2015
Chief Executive in Council's decisions on free TV licence applications of ATV and HKTVE 01-04-2015
SCED speaks to media on ATV 30-03-2015
SCED's speaking notes on communications and technology policy areas tabled at LegCo Finance Committee special meeting 30-03-2015
SCED's speaking notes on commerce, industry and tourism areas tabled at LegCo Finance Committee special meeting 30-03-2015
SCED speaks to media on ATV 26-03-2015
LCQ1: Development of data centres in Industrial Estates 25-03-2015
LCQ8: Development of home-stay lodgings 25-03-2015
SCED speaks on shopping mall near boundary 24-03-2015
International IT Fest 2015 to showcase HK's developments and achievements in ICT 24-03-2015
SCED's speech at 14th Efficient Customer Response Asia Pacific Conference and Exhibition 2015 (English only) 24-03-2015
Working Group on Intellectual Property (IP) Trading releases report on driving the development of Hong Kong as an IP trading hub 23-03-2015
SCED speaks to media on Individual Visit Scheme 19-03-2015
SCED concludes visit to Russia 18-03-2015
LCQ7: Number of visitor arrivals to Hong Kong and Hong Kong's capacity to receive them 18-03-2015
SCED continues visit to Russia 17-03-2015
SCED's speech at Chinese New Year reception in Moscow (English only) 16-03-2015
SCED's speech at roundtable seminar on IP trading in Moscow (English only) 16-03-2015
SCED begins visit to Russia 16-03-2015
SCED to promote Hong Kong in Russia 14-03-2015
Government announces re-appointments to Communications Authority 13-03-2015
SCED visits Google Hong Kong 13-03-2015
SCED's speech at Hong Kong Venture Capital Forum (English only) 13-03-2015
SCED's speech at Made in Asia symposium (English only) 10-03-2015
SCED visits Hong Kong International Jewellery Show 04-03-2015
SCED speaks on anti-parallel trading protest in Yuen Long and Individual Visit Scheme 02-03-2015
LCQ1: Measures to enhance competitiveness of Hong Kong 25-02-2015
LCQ3: Small and Medium Enterprises Financing Guarantee Scheme 25-02-2015
LCQ8: Guarding against thefts of mail items 25-02-2015
LCQ19: Amending Copyright Ordinance to make published works available in formats accessible to persons with print disabilities 25-02-2015
SCED speaks on Individual Visit Scheme 24-02-2015
SCED visits Tsuen Wan District 16-02-2015
SCED speaks to media on proposed establishment of ITB 14-02-2015
Review of Control of Obscene and Indecent Article Ordinance 13-02-2015
LCQ19: Government's requests for Internet service providers to disclose or remove users' information 11-02-2015
LCQ12: Development of data centres in Hong Kong 11-02-2015
SCED speaks to media on ATV 11-02-2015
LCQ7: Measures to improve the Individual Visit Scheme and diversify the sources of visitors to Hong Kong 11-02-2015
SCED speaks to media on proposed establishment of ITB 06-02-2015
SCED's speech at opening of TusPark (Hong Kong)'s innovation hub (English only) 05-02-2015
SCED speaks to media on proposed establishment of ITB 05-02-2015
SCED speaks to media on proposed establishment of ITB 04-02-2015
LCQ6: Measures to increase the income generated by Kai Tak Cruise Terminal 04-02-2015
SCED speaks to media on proposed establishment of ITB 03-02-2015
SCED speaks to media on proposed establishment of ITB and wage default of ATV 02-02-2015
Hong Kong and Republic of Korea sign MOU on co-operation in the field of intellectual property 29-01-2015
SCED's speech at APEC Business Advisory Council luncheon (English only) 29-01-2015
SCED's speech at signing ceremony of MOU on co-operation in the field of intellectual property between IPD and KIPO (English only) 29-01-2015
SCED concludes visit to Japan 28-01-2015
SCED's speech at "Think Global, Think Hong Kong" symposium organised by Hong Kong Trade Development Council in Osaka (English only) 28-01-2015
LCQ4: ATV's licence renewal application 28-01-2015
LCQ9: Domestic free television programme service licences and allocation of television spectrum 28-01-2015
SCED continues visit to Japan 27-01-2015
SCED promotes Hong Kong tourism in Japan 26-01-2015
SCED's speech at luncheon organised by Hong Kong Tourism Board in Tokyo (English only) 26-01-2015
SCED to promote Hong Kong in Japan 24-01-2015
SCED observes film shooting of "Mad World" 22-01-2015
LCQ1: Development of Internet economy 21-01-2015
SCED meets with Minister of Commerce of Thailand 16-01-2015
Appointments to Economic Development Commission and Working Groups 16-01-2015
SCED's speech at Asian Licensing Awards 2014 presentation ceremony (English only) 13-01-2015
SCED visits Hong Kong International Licensing Show and Hong Kong Toys and Games Fair 12-01-2015
SCED speaks to media on wage default of ATV 05-01-2015