Major Speeches, Presentations and Press Releases



Topic Date
Second Joint Conference on Advancing Hong Kong's Full Participation in and Contribution to Belt and Road Initiative held in Beijing 19-07-2019
SCED starts visit programme in Beijing 18-07-2019
Second Belt and Road Joint Conference to be held in Beijing 17-07-2019
United Nations Sanctions (Yemen) Regulation 2019 and United Nations Sanctions (Yemen) Regulation 2015 (Repeal) Regulation gazetted 12-07-2019
Appointments to Board of Ocean Park Corporation announced 28-06-2019
LCQ11: Regulation of person-to-person telemarketing calls 26-06-2019
Government announces appointment of Chairman of Hong Kong Export Credit Insurance Corporation Advisory Board 21-06-2019
LCQ8: Tourism Federation of Cities in Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area 19-06-2019
USCED continues visit to Dubai with business and professional mission 17-06-2019
HK and UAE forge closer economic and trade ties 16-06-2019
SCED reaffirms Hong Kong's support for free trade and multilateral trading system on US visit 13-06-2019
Second Annual Meeting of Tourism Federation of Cities in Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area held in Hong Kong 12-06-2019
SCED: Hong Kong-US trade and economic relationship mutually beneficial and expanding 12-06-2019
SCED starts his US visit meeting key interlocutors in New York 11-06-2019
SCED visits Sha Tin District 06-06-2019
SCED to visit United States and United Arab Emirates 06-06-2019
Professional Services Advancement Support Scheme invites new round of applications 03-06-2019
Government announces re-appointment to Hong Kong Tourism Board 31-05-2019
United Nations Sanctions (Central African Republic) Regulation 2019 gazetted 31-05-2019
SCED attends OECD and WTO meetings in Paris 24-05-2019
SCED encourages UK enterprises to leverage on Hong Kong's advantages to attain business opportunities 21-05-2019
SCED visits London to deepen economic and trade links 21-05-2019
SCED: Hong Kong seeks to strengthen free and open trade alliances 18-05-2019
Speech by SCED at APEC MRT discussion session on Advancing APEC's Support for WTO 18-05-2019
Speech by SCED at APEC MRT discussion session on Advancing APEC's Regional Economic Integration Agenda 18-05-2019
LCQ12: Mitigation measures to tackle impact by visitors to Hong Kong on local community 15-05-2019
LCQ4: Assisting enterprises in upgrading and restructuring operations 15-05-2019
SCED to attend APEC and OECD meetings 14-05-2019
SCED speaks on trade issues 10-05-2019
SCED speaks on US-China Economic and Security Review Commission's report 08-05-2019
SCED speaks to the media 04-05-2019
Co-ordination measures drawn up for visitors to Hong Kong during Labour Day holiday 29-04-2019
Hong Kong participates actively in second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation in Beijing 25-04-2019
Speech by SCED at thematic forum on economic and trade co-operation zone promotion of second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation in Beijing 25-04-2019
SCED meets with Minister of Culture and Tourism in Beijing 24-04-2019
HKSAR delegation to participate at second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation 18-04-2019
SCED to attend opening ceremony of 2019 Hong Kong Brands and Products Expo, Macau 18-04-2019
LCQ1: Hong Kong's tourist receiving capability 17-04-2019
LCQ4: Trade between Hong Kong and Taiwan 17-04-2019
HKSAR Government welcomes measures by relevant Central authorities to further facilitate entry of Hong Kong film industry into Mainland market 16-04-2019
SCED visits Kwun Tong District 12-04-2019
Entertainment Special Effects (Fees) (Amendment) Regulation 2019 gazetted 12-04-2019
USTR takes out incorrect statement about Hong Kong from its report 08-04-2019
LCQ4: Development of 5G mobile network and services 03-04-2019
LCQ7: Travel agents switching to E-levy System 03-04-2019
HKSAR Government responds to US report 02-04-2019
Speech by Acting SCED at Prime Source Forum 2019 (English only) 02-04-2019
Government announces membership of new-term Hong Kong Film Development Council 29-03-2019
UN Sanctions (Somalia) Regulation 2019, UN Sanctions (Somalia) Regulation (Repeal) Regulation and UN Sanctions (Eritrea) Regulation (Repeal) Regulation gazetted 29-03-2019
United Nations Sanctions (Libya) Regulation 2019 and United Nations Sanctions (Libya) Regulation 2011 (Repeal) Regulation gazetted 29-03-2019
Government announces appointments to Communications Authority 29-03-2019
Toys and Children's Products Safety Ordinance (Amendment of Schedules 1 and 2) Notice 2019 gazetted 29-03-2019
Appointments to Management Committee of Consumer Legal Action Fund announced 29-03-2019
Government announces appointments to Hong Kong Tourism Board 29-03-2019
LCQ6: Regulating franchising-related business practices 27-03-2019
LCQ8: New delivery arrangement for mail items 27-03-2019
LCQ13: Trading of animal fur products 27-03-2019
SCED: Hong Kong and Australia building stronger bilateral economic relationship with free trade and investment agreements signed 26-03-2019
Hong Kong and Australia sign Free Trade Agreement and Investment Agreement 26-03-2019
SCED to visit Australia 23-03-2019
SCED: Hong Kong is the prime platform for Hungarian enterprises in Belt and Road Initiative 22-03-2019
LCQ5: The Belt and Road Office 20-03-2019
LCQ20: Implementation of sanctions imposed by United Nations Security Council 20-03-2019
LCQ4: Mainland tourists visiting Hong Kong 20-03-2019
Hong Kong business and professional delegation continues visit to Georgia 20-03-2019
SCED promotes Hong Kong as ideal business matching platform for Georgian enterprises 19-03-2019
SCED to lead business delegation to visit Georgia and Hungary 15-03-2019
Broadcasting and Telecommunications Legislation (Amendment) Bill 2019 gazetted 15-03-2019
SCED visits Kwai Tsing District 11-03-2019
Professional Services Advancement Support Scheme invites new round of applications 01-03-2019
Government announces appointment of Chairman of Hong Kong Trade Development Council 01-03-2019
Government announces appointment of Chairman of Hong Kong Tourism Board 01-03-2019
Appointment to Advisory Committee on Cruise Industry announced 28-02-2019
LCQ22: Hong Kong's participation in affairs of international organisations 27-02-2019
LCQ2: Implementation of sanctions imposed by United Nations Security Council 27-02-2019
CEDB and SASAC hold "Belt and Road: Hong Kong - IN" Sharing Session 25-02-2019
SCED visits Tai Po District 21-02-2019
SCED speaks on switching off analogue television services 11-02-2019
Government to switch off analogue television services at end-November 2020 11-02-2019
Trade Marks (Amendment) Bill 2019 gazetted 08-02-2019
Co-ordination measures drawn up for visitors to Hong Kong during Chinese New Year Golden Week 01-02-2019
LCQ19: Subsidy scheme to extend fibre-based networks to villages in remote areas 30-01-2019
SCED urges WTO members to preserve a well-functioning WTO 25-01-2019
Hong Kong is prime platform and key link for Belt and Road Initiative 24-01-2019
SCED meets with trade ministers and business leaders in Davos 24-01-2019
LCQ6: Minimise impact of tourist activities on local community 23-01-2019
LCQ11: Commodities seized by Customs and Excise Department 23-01-2019
LCQ2: Implementation of sanctions imposed by United Nations Security Council 23-01-2019
SCED to attend WTO Informal Ministerial Gathering in Switzerland 20-01-2019
LCQ6: Tackling problems brought about by inbound tour groups to local communities 16-01-2019
LCQ14: Convention and exhibition facilities 16-01-2019
Public consultation on statutory cooling-off period for beauty and fitness services consumer contracts launched 15-01-2019
LCQ11: Development of local tourism industry 09-01-2019
LCQ12: Assistance provided to small and medium enterprises 09-01-2019
LCQ2: Operation and management of Kai Tak Cruise Terminal 09-01-2019