Hong Kong Update Webpage
With regard to the recent protests in Hong Kong, the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government has launched a webpage “Hong Kong Update” to provide useful and timely information about Hong Kong covering transportation advice in relation to protests, clarifications of fake news, government press releases, conferences and events and more.
Chief Executive delivers Policy Address
On 16 October, the Chief Executive Carrie Lam delivered her third Policy Address with housing and land supply as top priorities. This year's Policy Address presented over 220 new initiatives to improve people’s livelihood, make Hong Kong a more liveable city, diversify the economy and nurture talent.
September 26, 2019
Secretary for Justice visits Seoul to strengthen legal co-operation
The Secretary for Justice, Ms Teresa Cheng, SC, visited Seoul on 25 and 26 September to promote co-operation and highlight Hong Kong's strengths as a deal-making and legal services hub in Asia. She also signed a Memorandum of Co-operation with Korea's Ministry of Justice on issues relating to dispute avoidance and resolution.
September 12, 2019
Hong Kong once again ranked as freest economy in the world
The Fraser Institute once again ranked Hong Kong as the freest economy in the world in the Economic Freedom of the World 2019 Annual Report. Among the five areas of assessment, Hong Kong was ranked top in "Freedom to Trade Internationally" and "Regulation".