When I heard that Mr John Tsang Chun-wah, former Financial Secretary, had announced a crowdfunding campaign to raise funds for his Chief Executive election, I applauded his high-profile action. Whether you support this candidate or not, his action will certainly raise awareness of the emerging fund-raising activities in Hong Kong. 繼續閱讀
Technology advances rapidly—so do the players in the technology market.
Do you still remember how a mobile phone looked like 20 years ago? Mobiles phones were the latest technology trend and consumers sought the smallest and cutest models. At one stage everyone had either a Nokia “banana-shaped” phone, or a Motorola flip phone. 繼續閱讀
The Global Competitiveness Report 2016–2017 released in late September by the World Economic Forum ranked Hong Kong as the 9th most competitive, down two positions from last year, while Singapore remained a strong number two for the sixth year in a row, also the highest in the region. Shortly afterwards, a professional accounting body, CPA Australia, expressed its concerns regarding Hong Kong after reviewing its economic sentiment survey. Fifty-six per cent of its respondents anticipated a decline in Hong Kong’s competitiveness next year. Ouch. 繼續閱讀