May 29, 2019
Hong Kong ranked as world's second most competitive economy
Hong Kong has continued to rank second globally in the latest World Competitiveness Yearbook 2019 as published by the International Institute for Management Development.
May 16, 2019
Free Trade and Investment Agreements between Hong Kong and ASEAN enter into force
Under the Free Trade Agreement (FTA) between Hong Kong and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), the parts relating to Hong Kong and five ASEAN member states, namely Laos, Myanmar, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam, will enter into force on 11 June. In addition, the parts relating to Hong Kong and these five ASEAN member states under the Investment Agreement (IA) between Hong Kong and ASEAN will enter into force on June 17.
February 27, 2019
Financial Secretary delivered 2019-20 Budget
The Financial Secretary, Mr Paul Chan, on 27 February delivered the 2019-20 Budget, announcing a broad range of measures to diversify Hong Kong's economy, grasp regional and global opportunities and promote innovation and technology.
February 21, 2019
Governments of Hong Kong, Guangdong and Macao co-organise Symposium on Outline Development Plan for Greater Bay Area
The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government, together with the People's Government of Guangdong Province and the Macao Special Administrative Region Government held the Symposium on the Outline Development Plan for the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area on 21 February.