The 4th round of Anti-epidemic Fund

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Previously the Chief Executive Carrie Lam announced that the government seeks injection approval to the Anti-epidemic Fund before Christmas. The fourth round of the Anti-epidemic Fund will assist those sectors impacted by the social distancing measures. For instance, restaurants, beauty salons, fitness centres etc. The application is simple and even raised by the government. Nevertheless, … Read more

ESS finished and layoff coming

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Under the Anti-epidemic Fund of the HKSAR Government, the Employment Support Scheme (ESS) had two phrases, June to August and September to November this year. Companies accepting the ESS subsidy cannot cut jobs during the period. Therefore some enterprises such as Cathay Pacific didn’t apply for the second phrase. The ESS completed on 30th Nov … Read more

T-box webinar: BUD Fund

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The local and global economy suffered from the COVID-19 pandemic. In order to assist local SMEs, the Hong Kong Government enhanced the BUD Fund further. The BUD Fund subsidizes Hong Kong eligible companies to expand in mainland and FTA markets (includes ASEAN), upgrade, transform and brand. The Mainland Programme and the FTA Programme (formerly known … Read more

Detail quotation is essential

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In a recent survey, the Consumer Council found that many home renovation suppliers provide very vague quotation leading dispute or even incomplete works. Among the 11 renovation companies, only 2 can provide a detail quotation while the remaining 9 provided quotation vague or even without content. It is very hard to compare among the competitors … Read more

Webinar: Intellectual Property Registration

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One of the core of the BUD Fund is brand development. In order to protect the brand, we have to manage the intellectual property (IP) properly. The SUCCESS of the Trade Industry Department arranges the online seminar to discuss about intellectual property registration. It includes the difference between trademark, copyright and patent, also the intellectual … Read more

Commentary: US election influence to HK economy

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Up to now (8/11/2020), the US presidential election doesn’t have a final projection yet. Democrat candidate Joe Biden won most of the swing states and more than 270 electoral votes. Republican candidate Donald Trump (the present president) doesn’t agree to lose and about to appeal to the Supreme Court. It is likely that another case … Read more

Webinar: Printing Legend

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The HKFYG Jockey Club Social Innovation Centre (SIC) invites Mr Chris Chan, the founder of e-Banner, to share his entrepreneur story. Chris worked in variety of industry after graduation, and had been laid off by the company he founded. By his entrepreneurship, vision and courage, he mortgaged with his own flat to purchase the equipment … Read more

Webinar: Retail Innovation Conference

As technology advancing, such as 5G, smartphone and big data evolution, the entire retail industry change rapidly. At the same time, the COVID-19 pandemic accelerates e-Commerce by around 5 to 10 years. Many who never trusted e-Commerce has to purchase online nowadays. The Retail Innovation Conference organized by the Hong Kong Retail Management Association (HKRMA) … Read more

Webinar: Transformation of working culture, brand & HR management under COVID-19

Every business is under tremendous impact during COVID-19 pandemic, our working way and staff relation change significantly. In the past, we understood a brand in terms of marketing and promotion only. But now the company brand influences the business both externally and internally. It strengthens the sense of belonging and recognition among the staff. The … Read more

Webinar: Cross-generational Workplace Communication and Mediation

In 2020s, the 2000s babies will enter the labour market, and at the same time there are still a lot of post-60s working. The world technology, environment, value and so on have changed significantly during the decades, and it generates a huge gap between generations. Today, entrepreneurs have to co-ordinate the team to make every … Read more