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



Topic Date
SCED to attend expo in Guangzhou 22-12-2016
Speech by SCED at Disney ImagiNations Hong Kong 2016 Award Ceremony (English only) 19-12-2016
SCED to visit Beijing 17-12-2016
SCED visits day care centre for the elderly 15-12-2016
LCQ1: Expansion and development plan for Hong Kong Disneyland Resort 14-12-2016
Pay TV licence of HKCTV renewed 13-12-2016
Screening facilities at North District Town Hall commence operation 09-12-2016
SCED seeks to deepen Hong Kong's bilateral ties with Ireland 07-12-2016
LCQ18: Provision of broadband services for residents in remote areas 07-12-2016
LCQ14: Measures to enhance safety of online shopping 07-12-2016
SCED promotes Hong Kong's business ties with Switzerland 06-12-2016
SCED attends Environmental Goods Agreement Ministerial Meeting in Geneva 04-12-2016
Speech by SCED at Opening Plenary of EGA Ministerial Meeting in Geneva (English only) 03-12-2016
Speech by SCED at Business of Design Week 2016 Gala Dinner (English only) 02-12-2016
SCED to visit Switzerland and Ireland 01-12-2016
LCQ16: Billing of telecommunications services 30-11-2016
LCQ18: Safety of smart products 30-11-2016
LCQ3: Regulation of unscrupulous sales practices 30-11-2016
LCQ17: Regulation of online retailers 30-11-2016
Speech by Acting FS at "Fashion Challenges" Forum of Fashion Asia 2016 Hong Kong (English only) 28-11-2016
SCED speaks to media on expansion and development plan of Hong Kong Disneyland Resort 28-11-2016
Speech by SCED at "10 Asian Designers to Watch" Exhibition of Fashion Asia 2016 Hong Kong (English only) 27-11-2016
SCED speaks to the media 26-11-2016
Speech by SCED at 2016 HK4As Kam Fan Awards Presentation Gala (English only) 25-11-2016
Professional Services Advancement Support Scheme opens for application 23-11-2016
LCQ8: Unscrupulous sales practices and contracts involving pre-payment for services of fitness centres 23-11-2016
Government and Hong Kong Disneyland Resort announce expansion and development plan 22-11-2016
Hong Kong and Chile sign Investment Agreement 19-11-2016
SCED shares Hong Kong's experience in developing human capital at APEC Ministerial Meeting 19-11-2016
Structured Dialogue meeting between European Union and Government of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region explores ways to deepen relations 18-11-2016
Appointments of members to Advisory Committee on Travel Agents 18-11-2016
SCED attends APEC Ministerial Meeting in Peru 18-11-2016
LCQ1: Digital audio broadcasting 16-11-2016
SCED visits Israel to promote bilateral ties 16-11-2016
Speech by SCED at visit to WeWork in Israel (English only) 16-11-2016
LCQ8: Assisting manufacturing industry to relocate operations back to Hong Kong 16-11-2016
Appointments to Management Committee of Consumer Legal Action Fund 15-11-2016
Economic Development Commission holds 12th meeting 14-11-2016
SCED to visit Israel and Peru 13-11-2016
Speech by SCED at Genting Dream Launch Ceremony in Hong Kong (English only) 12-11-2016
Speech by SCED at gala dinner of Hong Kong International Wine & Spirits Fair (English only) 10-11-2016
LCQ4: Provision of sign language service for free TV programmes 09-11-2016
LCQ9: Competitiveness of Hong Kong 09-11-2016
LCQ11: Pilot Earn and Learn Scheme for Retail Industry 09-11-2016
Chief Executive in Council approves termination of Metro's digital audio broadcasting licence 08-11-2016
Speech by SCED at 15th Asia-Pacific Conference of German Business (English only) 04-11-2016
SFST and SCED to visit Beijing 31-10-2016
Government announces appointments to Hong Kong Tourism Board 28-10-2016
SCED visits Wan Chai District 20-10-2016
SCED seeks to strengthen trade ties with US in Washington, DC 14-10-2016
Speech by SCED at reception hosted by Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office in Washington, DC (English only) 13-10-2016
SCED promotes HK business opportunities in Washington, DC 13-10-2016
Chief Executive in Council approves termination of sound broadcasting licence of DBC 11-10-2016
SCED to visit Washington, DC 10-10-2016
SCED meets with trade minister of the Philippines 05-10-2016
SCED meets with Singapore's trade minister 04-10-2016
SCED to visit Singapore and the Philippines 03-10-2016
Speech by SCED at HKIA Welcoming Dinner for 17th Asian Congress of Architects (English only) 27-09-2016
Speech by SCED at 2016 Annual Conference of In-House Lawyers of Law Society of Hong Kong (English Only) 21-09-2016
Speech by SCED at 23rd APEC Small and Medium Enterprises Ministerial Meeting in Lima (English only) 10-09-2016
SCED attends 23rd APEC SME Ministerial Meeting in Peru 10-09-2016
SCED visits Madrid to promote bilateral relations between Hong Kong and Spain 08-09-2016
Speech by SCED at breakfast meeting with CEOE in Madrid (English only) 07-09-2016
Speech by SCED at opening ceremony of Hong Kong Watch & Clock Fair and Salon de TE 2016 (English only) 06-09-2016
SCED to visit Spain and Peru 05-09-2016
SCED congratulates actor Jackie Chan for receiving honorary Oscar 02-09-2016
FashMobile kicks off series of fashion activities in September 01-09-2016
Government holds forum to discuss market opportunities for Hong Kong professionals and introduces new $200 million support scheme 30-08-2016
SCED promotes Hong Kong brands in Dalian 26-08-2016
HKSAR participates in 11th Pan-Pearl River Delta Regional Co-operation and Development Forum and Trade Fair 25-08-2016
SCED to visit Guangzhou and Dalian 23-08-2016
"Disqualified person" applications by TVB approved 16-08-2016
SCED visits Hongkong Post 11-08-2016
Transcript of remarks by SCED at media session 08-08-2016
SCED: Hong Kong, China - ASEAN Free Trade Agreement facilitates Hong Kong and ASEAN partnership 07-08-2016
SCED meets with ASEAN Economic Ministers in Laos 06-08-2016
SCED's welcoming remarks at Opening Dinner of 13th ASEAN Leadership Forum in Laos (English only) 06-08-2016
Appointments to Radio Television Hong Kong Board of Advisors announced 05-08-2016
SCED to attend 1st ASEAN Economic Ministers - Hong Kong, China Consultations in Laos 04-08-2016
SCED speaks on Food Truck Pilot Scheme and tourism 28-07-2016
SCED speaks on Food Truck Pilot Scheme 27-07-2016
Results of Cook-off Challenge of Food Truck Pilot Scheme released 27-07-2016
Transcript of remarks by SCED at media session 19-07-2016
Economic Development Commission holds 11th meeting 18-07-2016
Speech by SCED at HKDA Global Design Awards 2016 Presentation Ceremony (English only) 15-07-2016
Government announces re-appointments to Hong Kong Tourism Board 15-07-2016
Mega Events Fund Tier-2 scheme opens for seventh-round applications 15-07-2016
Result of First Stage assessment of Food Truck Pilot Scheme 14-07-2016
LCQ5: Sharing of fruits of economic prosperity 13-07-2016
LCQ11: Measures to support local enterprises and safeguard employment 13-07-2016
LCQ18: Assisting enterprises in participating in Belt and Road Initiative 13-07-2016
LCQ19: Unscrupulous sales practices of fitness centres 13-07-2016
SCED speaks on retail sales and tourism 30-06-2016
Appointments to Board of Ocean Park Corporation 30-06-2016
LCQ22: Efficiency of radio spectrum utilisation 29-06-2016
LCQ18: Earn and Learn Pilot Scheme for Retail Industry 29-06-2016
LCQ4: Measures to support retail and related industries 22-06-2016
Speech by SCED at welcoming ceremony of Ovation of the Seas (English only) 17-06-2016
Speech by SCED at Asia Smartphone Apps Summit cum Award Presentation Ceremony (English only) 16-06-2016
Speech by SCED at opening ceremony of 30th International Travel Expo Hong Kong and 11th MICE Travel Expo (English only) 16-06-2016
SCED speaks on tourism 16-06-2016
LCQ1: Promoting development of tourism industry 15-06-2016
Speech by SCED at opening ceremony of Knowledge of Design Week 2016 (English only) 15-06-2016
Speech by SCED at International Fashion Design Seminar (English only) 13-06-2016
Temporary office of Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office in Jakarta commences operation 13-06-2016
SCED expresses deepest condolences over death of Mr Stanley Lau 12-06-2016
Speech by SCED at 26th anniversary dinner for Hong Kong Exhibition & Convention Industry Association (English only) 08-06-2016
LCQ11: Staff layoff by Hong Kong Disneyland 08-06-2016
LCQ6: Redress channels for commercial clients of telecommunications service providers 08-06-2016
Hong Kong to serve as strategic partner of Canadian enterprises under Belt and Road Initiative 04-06-2016
Speech by SCED at Hong Kong-Canada Business Association gala dinner in Calgary (English only) 04-06-2016
SCED to attend Hong Kong-Canada Business Association National Conference 02-06-2016
LCQ5: Efforts in taking forward Belt and Road Initiative 01-06-2016
Free TV licence for Fantastic TV granted 31-05-2016
Speech by SCED at press conference of FIA Formula E Hong Kong ePrix (English only) 31-05-2016
SCED: Hong Kong serves as "super-connector" facilitating connections under Belt and Road Initiative 25-05-2016
LCQ10: Assisting small and medium enterprises in tiding over economic downturn 25-05-2016
LCQ9: Sports programmes provided by RTHK and free TV broadcasters 25-05-2016
LCQ7: Radio broadcasting signals of the Mainland and Hong Kong 25-05-2016
LCQ8: Measures to combat unlicensed travel agents and tourist guides not holding any Tourist Guide Pass 25-05-2016
Speech by SCED at breakfast roundtable at Chatham House in London (English only) 23-05-2016
SCED encourages UK companies to make use of Hong Kong's advantages in tapping business opportunities in Belt and Road markets 23-05-2016
SCED views operation of food trucks in London 22-05-2016
SCED promotes closer ties between Hong Kong and UK in London 20-05-2016
Speech by SCED at panel session of Belt and Road Summit (English only) 18-05-2016
LCQ5: Measures to attract Mainland visitors to Hong Kong 18-05-2016
SCED to visit United Kingdom and Lithuania 18-05-2016
Speech by SCED at 5th Hong Kong Salento International Film Festival (English only) 11-05-2016
LCQ5: Measures to counter impacts of economic downturn 11-05-2016
LCQ2: Promoting tourism with aid of television dramas and films 11-05-2016
LCQ13: Internet access services for residents in remote areas 04-05-2016
LCQ10: Measures to boost tourism and assist tourism sector 04-05-2016
Appointments to Competition Commission 29-04-2016
LCQ21: Facilities of Kai Tak Cruise Termina 13-04-2016
Consultation on development of Trade Single Window in Hong Kong 13-04-2016
Transcript of remarks by SCED at media session 11-04-2016
Speech by SCED at opening general session of ASAE's 2016 Great Ideas in Association Management Conference, Asia Pacific (English only) 11-04-2016
SCED's opening remarks at Startup Launchpad Opening Ceremony (English only) 11-04-2016
Speech by SCED at SuperCharger Demo Day (English only) 07-04-2016
Speech by SCED at Hong Kong Sevens Bar Tram Launch Ceremony 06-04-2016
SCED speaks on HKTVN 06-04-2016
Transcript of remarks by SCED at media session 06-04-2016
SCED's opening remarks on commerce, industry and tourism areas at LegCo Finance Committee special meeting 06-04-2016
SCED's opening remarks on communications and creative industries policy areas at LegCo Finance Committee special meeting 06-04-2016
SCED speaks on transition of ATV's free TV service 02-04-2016
Food Truck Pilot Scheme open for applications from tomorrow 30-03-2016
SCED speaks on Food Truck Pilot Scheme 30-03-2016
New milestone for cruise tourism in Hong Kong (with photos/video) 29-03-2016
Speech by SCED at Three Queens in Town Celebration Party reception (English only) 29-03-2016
Tourism Commission's response to media enquiries 26-03-2016
SCED visits creative industries institutions in Seoul 23-03-2016
SCED witnesses signing of MOU on collaboration between creative industries of Hong Kong and Korea 23-03-2016
Analogue sound broadcasting licences of CRHK and Metro renewed 22-03-2016
SCED speaks on renewal of analogue sound broadcasting licences of Commercial Radio and Metro Radio 22-03-2016
SCED to visit Seoul 22-03-2016
Economic Development Commission holds its 10th meeting 16-03-2016
SCED welcomes joint venture of Chinese and American film and entertainment giants headquartered in Hong Kong for film projects 16-03-2016
Speech by SCED at Prime Source Forum 2016 (English only) 14-03-2016
SCED visits Eastern District 10-03-2016
Speech by SCED at "Made in Asia" sourcing symposium 2016 (English only) 09-03-2016
Government's response to appointment of new Managing Director of Hong Kong Disneyland Resort 07-03-2016
SCED speaks on ATV matters 04-03-2016
SCED speaks on Copyright (Amendment) Bill 2014 04-03-2016
Appointment to Board of Ocean Park Corporation 04-03-2016
SCED speaks on Copyright (Amendment) Bill 2014 03-03-2016
SCED speaks on Copyright (Amendment) Bill 2014 02-03-2016
LCQ2: Expanding ambit of Competition Ordinance 02-03-2016
LCQ3: Countering cold spells 02-03-2016
Speech by SCED at opening reception of Hong Kong International Diamond, Gem & Pearl Show (English only) 01-03-2016
SCED speaks on Copyright (Amendment) Bill 2014 29-02-2016
SCED speaks on Copyright (Amendment) Bill 2014 27-02-2016
Government announces appointments to Hong Kong Tourism Board 26-02-2016
SCED speaks on Copyright (Amendment) Bill 2014 25-02-2016
LCQ15: Cooling-off periods for consumer contracts involving pre-payment for services 24-02-2016
SCED speaks on Copyright (Amendment) Bill 2014 17-02-2016
LCQ7: Regulation of online sale of travel related products 17-02-2016
LCQ14: The "Belt and Road" Initiative 17-02-2016
LCQ3: Renewal of analogue sound broadcasting licences 17-02-2016
SCED speaks on Copyright (Amendment) Bill 2014 16-02-2016
SCED speaks on Asia Television Limited 15-02-2016
Speech by SCED at business luncheon in Vancouver 13-02-2016
SCED urges Canadian enterprises to use Hong Kong's advantages in tapping markets along Belt and Road 13-02-2016
SCED visits Ontario Centres of Excellence in Canada 12-02-2016
Hong Kong prepared to tap business opportunities with Canadian enterprises under Belt and Road initiative 11-02-2016
Hong Kong and Canada sign Investment Promotion and Protection Agreement 11-02-2016
SCED to visit Canada 08-02-2016
CEDB's response to media enquiries on ATV matters 07-02-2016
SCED speaks on Copyright (Amendment) Bill 2014 04-02-2016
SCED speaks on Asia Television Limited 03-02-2016
Public consultation on arrangements for frequency spectrum in 900 MHz and 1800 MHz bands upon expiry of existing assignments 03-02-2016
LCQ5: Tourism promotion projects and programmes 27-01-2016
Speech by SCED at LAUNCH Consumer IoT Summit (English only) 27-01-2016
SCED speaks on Copyright (Amendment) Bill 2014 25-01-2016
SCED attends WTO Informal Ministerial Gathering in Switzerland 23-01-2016
SCED speaks on Copyright (Amendment) Bill 2014 22-01-2016
SCED to attend WTO Informal Ministerial Gathering in Switzerland 21-01-2016
SCED speaks on Copyright (Amendment) Bill 2014 21-01-2016
SCED speaks on Copyright (Amendment) Bill 2014 20-01-2016
LCQ7: Enhancing Hong Kong's competitiveness 20-01-2016
Speech by SCED at sightseeing tram tour launching ceremony 15-01-2016
Speech by SCED at Hong Kong Licensing Awards 2015 and Asian Licensing Awards 2015 presentation ceremony (English only) 12-01-2016
SCED speaks on Copyright (Amendment) Bill 2014 12-01-2016
SCED speaks on Copyright (Amendment) Bill 2014 (1) 08-01-2016
SCED speaks on Copyright (Amendment) Bill 2014 (2) 08-01-2016
SCED speaks on tourism industry 07-01-2016
SCED speaks on Copyright (Amendment) Bill 2014 07-01-2016
SCED speaks on Copyright (Amendment) Bill 2014 06-01-2016
LCQ12: Management and operation of PMQ 06-01-2016